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Saw Palmetto with Tikosyn and Eliquis?

Posted 23 May 2018 by Patrickgpiper 1 answer

Anyone taking saw palmetto with Tikosyn and Eliquis? I tried Flomax as a replacement for saw palmetto but it triggered aFib and arrhythmia episodes so am considering resuming saw palmetto. I have read it can be a bleed risk while on blood thinners? Thanks, Patrick

Can different inactive ingredients (brand vs generic) affect the way the drug works?

Posted 25 Mar 2018 by tikosyn 0 answers

Been taking Tikosyn for a few years which was controlling my A-fib. In 2016 was put on the generic dofetilide. Within 10 days of taking the dofetilide was hospitalized for A-fib. While in the hospital was put back on Tikosyn and A-fib was controlled. Now being forced to take the generic again ...

Can you have surgery with local anesthesia if you are on Tikosyn?

Posted 29 Dec 2017 by champena 1 answer

I am taking Tykosin for AF. My eye doctor wants to operate my eyelids to correct an ectropion. He wants to use local anesthesia. Is there any danger?

Tikosyn--What can I take for a severe cold or the flu?

Posted 18 Jan 2018 by davids123 0 answers

I am now on Tikosyn and Eliquis. I do not know what I can take for a severe cold or the flu if I come down with either. All of the information seems vague. I am not sure that my primary care doctor or the pharmacist knows enough about this medication. It sort of scares me. What if I get some sort ...

What will happen if I quit taking Tikosyn?

Posted 31 Dec 2017 by Lhamilton49 1 answer

Antibiotics that can safely be used with Tikosyn?

Posted 12 Sep 2017 by Joepills 0 answers

I self catheterize and occasionally get urinary infections

Tikosyn use in uncontrolled a-fib?

Posted 30 Jul 2017 by Annetteandjerry 1 answer

My husband was started on Tikosyn in October 2016. In November he had to be cardioverted. In January 2017 he had cryo-ablation. He stayed in normal rhythm (with the help of Tikosyn) until April 5th when he required another cardioversion. Unfortunately normal sinus rhythm only lasted 3 days and on ...

My Dr has recommended going on Tikosyn and I have read a lot of reviews of women who has horrible?

Posted 24 Dec 2016 by Lynnfrost79 0 answers

Hair loss from this drug. Has anyone experienced that? They say it is higher for women over 60..I am 49. Is they anyone in that age group on Tikosyn that has experienced hair loss while on this drug?

My experience with Tikosyn is that it controls my afib about 2 out of 3 days. Is this typical?

Posted 6 Aug 2016 by EA90 0 answers

The afib days that the medication is not working I experience being out of breath and light headed.

Is there a generic to Tikosyn ?

Posted 3 Apr 2016 by LGRyan 2 answers

How is nausea related to Tikosyn use mitigated?

Posted 27 Jun 2016 by vm5plaza 0 answers

Tikosyn - Does anyone else feel anxious, heart pounding about 2 hours before next dose is due?

Posted 11 Apr 2016 by Caregiver44 3 answers

Each day my husband goes thru a two-hour period of anxiety, heart pounding, feeling ill about 4:00 p.m. before his 6:00 pm dose. It's as if his body is anticipating and needing his meds.

Can tikosyn cause musle pain and weakness all over body?

Posted 19 Feb 2016 by ksgranny 0 answers

I have been on tikosyn for 3 years and have developed musle pain all over my body. Every muscle is painful to touch and have aching and even sharp pain at times. This is affecting my sleep as I find it hard to get comfortable. I have regular blood work done to check the levels and all have been in ...

How is tikosyn supplied?

Posted 9 Feb 2016 by miramichigael 0 answers

My mom is considering Tykosyn. She has some dexterity issues. Anyone know if a blister pack is available or how it will be packaged when she gets it?

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