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What are alternate options for Amiodarone?

Posted 16 Jun 2016 by Clotfelter 1 answer

Have CHF and dr prescribed Amiodarone but I have side effects and looking for alternate drug to replace Amiodarone

Is anyone taking Sotalol for v-fib?

Posted 15 Jan 2016 by Libo024 0 answers

Have ICD installed and stopping Amiodarone

Ventricular Fibrillation - I had vfib Dec 26 2013, have an icd...anyone else?

Posted 12 Sep 2015 by lexymexy 1 answer

I am afraid to sleep at night.

I'm on (Amiodarone 200mg) but taking 400 mg twice a day for my heart?

Posted 4 Jan 2015 by organduet 2 answers

Why after taking 800mg a day then two weeks later drop it down to just 200mg. Just a concern?

Vasopressin dosing?

Posted 5 Jan 2015 by Cathman 1 answer

Why are the criteria for Vasopressin dosings categorized by Asystole, V-fib and V-tach? Should it not be for severe/acute phase hypotension and cardiogenic shock? Vasopressin has no direct effect on spontaneous return of circulation as it is listed here since it is simply antidiuretic hormone. It ...

Ventricular Fibrillation - I just had a defibrillator surgically inserted in my upper chest area on?

Posted 2 Nov 2014 by noelenriquez 1 answer

... April 22nd of 2014 because of my heart fibrillation condition i have been experiencing since 2009. I am 50 years old and i just experience my second shock already. I just notice that as months go by i am slowly loosing my stamina compared to how i was before. i am constantly out of breath and ...

Ventricular Fibrillation - are there alternative drugs other than amiodarone?

Posted 7 Oct 2009 by woodysmainst 1 answer

I was on amiodarone and the doctors took me off because I had been on it for a number of years. As soon as they took me off ... within a week to 10 days I was back in ventricular fibrillation.

Amiodarone stops me from a fib... a flutter... svt... Anrvt but does not slow my heart rate?

Posted 20 Jan 2013 by dwrdokeefe 2 answers

... which runs between 80 to 270 does depending on activity does anyone else have this issue?

Ventricular Fib - have had 2 epsiodes in the past ,now have anxiety & depression - anyone else?

Posted 1 Dec 2011 by michelle2360 3 answers

- I have had 2 episodes of v-fib. I had the first one when I was 43 ,second... when i was 44. I just turned 51. The second time my heart went into v-fib i was shocked 7 times and put on amiodarone. Since all of this has happened I have alot of symptoms that no one I know can relate to. ...

Anyone dealing with decreased lung diffusion while on Amiodarone?

Posted 5 Jan 2011 by ssadiec 4 answers

Son 24 for 2 yr on this med now has 17% decrease in lung diffusion + some atrial fib incidents: had 4 successful cardioversions all the while on Amiodarone. This time doc stopped Amio. & started Digoxin, Diltiazem, Coreg, and has returned to sinus rhythm but doc decided to put back on ...

My husband just started Amiodarone and is vomiting and sweating. I know it depends on the?

Posted 30 Oct 2009 by iseelight 1 answer

... individual, but is a general timeline for this to end? Also, I am looking at food diet to possibly help side effects be less. Anyone know more about that? Such as, no or as low as possible iodine containg foods, ect...

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