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How does tikosyn interact with alcohol?

Posted 16 Feb 2013 by fordcross 1 answer

Alcholol can cause A. Fiib. Does Tikosyn override that effect.

How long has anyone been on tikosyn/?

Posted 12 Oct 2011 by Nana1111 5 answers

I have a stitch on my mechanical mitral valve that interferes with my electrical activity of my heart. Hence, abnormal heart rhythm. catheter ablation can not touch this. so tikosyn is my drug since June 2011. anyone out there been on this drug for a long time? Just curious! Thx! :)

Did anyone use Tikosyn successfully?

Posted 27 Feb 2012 by mido55 4 answers

After staying 5 days at the hospital,monitered , the doc.put me on 500mcg of tykosin ( last 2 years I was on cardizem 240) . Now, after ,2 weeks on the med.I still feel tired ,short of breath and somehow insists that I stay on it.please give me your opinion.thanks

Tikosyn - Can I take Benadryl with ticosyn?

Posted 11 Aug 2014 by garykona 3 answers

Tikosyn - Do you ever go off this medicine?

Posted 29 Nov 2012 by cramsey50 2 answers

I mean at some point, does your heart learn normal rhythm? I'm scheduled for the cardioversion / hospital stay on December 7th and really scared. They offered the older drug, but said it had a lot of side effects.

Does using Tikosyn commonly cause loss of kidney function?

Posted 14 May 2013 by Siglavy 1 answer

I have been taking Tikosyn five or six years. I am also on Metoprolol, Jantoven, and Lisinopril. My EP says that Tikosyn is causing loss of kidney function. He wants me to get an ICD so I can get off Tikosyn. I have never read comments from other users of Tikosyn that they have kidney problems, and ...

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.

What will happen if I quit taking Tikosyn?

Posted 31 Dec 2017 by Lhamilton49 1 answer

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

How long should I take Tikosyn?

Posted 22 Sep 2010 by Pdub 1 answer

I had a catheter ablation two months ago. I am on Tikosyn. I probably will have to have another ablation soon, but was concerned about the long term effects of taking Tikosyn.

What is the procedure required to become a provider of Tikosyn, ie pharmacy and/or physician?

Posted 12 Jul 2011 by jofaph 1 answer

I understand a pharmacy must be registered in order to get the drop-ship from the manufacturer.

I'm taking Tikosyn (dofetilide), and was told not to take aspirin products. Is it save to take?

Posted 27 Aug 2011 by nghanson 1 answer

I'm experiencing pain due to nerve damage in right hip and leg. Would like to take Aleve, if it does not have aspirin as an ingredient. Thank You

I have had 2 prosthetic heart valves ( mitral and aortic) since 1996, and have been on 500mg Tikosyn

Posted 3 Apr 2015 by Gordon Watts 2 answers

... twice daily for the past 6 years to limit my episodes of AFib. For me, it has been a successful drug. I just recently moved from the USA to Canada - only to discover, to my dismay, that Tikosyn is not available here. Apparently it is only licensed in the US - no other countries. Cardiologists ...

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