disopyramide

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disopyramide

 [di″-so-pēr´ah-mīd]
an agent used to control cardiac arrhythmias; it suppresses and prevents recurrence of both unifocal premature ventricular contractions and those of multifocal origin, paired premature ventricular contractions, and episodes of ventricular tachycardia that are not persistent.

disopyramide

/di·so·pyr·amide/ (di″so-pir´ah-mīd) a cardiac depressant with anticholinergic properties, used as the base or phosphate salt as an antiarrhythmic.

disopyramide

Norpace® An antiarrhythmic

disopyramide

A drug used to prevent or control disturbances of heart rhythm. Brand names are Dirythmin SA and Rythmodan.

disopyramide

(dīsōpir´əmīd´),
n brand name: Norpace CR;
drug class: antidysrhythmic (Class IA);
action: prolongs action potential duration and effective refractory period;
uses: PVCs, ventricular tachycardia, atrial flutter, atrial fibrillation.

disopyramide

an antiarrhythmic agent used for suppression and prevention of recurrence of both unifocal premature ventricular contractions and those of multifocal origin, paired premature ventricular contractions, and episodes of ventricular tachycardia that are not persistent.