antiarrhythmics


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antiarrhythmics

negative inotrope agents used to control cardiac arrhythmia, including membrane-stabilizing drugs (e.g. quinidine, lidocaine, flecainide), beta-blockers, amiodarone and sotalol and calcium channel blockers (e.g. verapamil)
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amiodarone, sotalol) antiarrhythmics should be avoided to reduce the risk of torsades de pointes per current product labeling.
Additionally, numerous drugs approved for other medical conditions have been found to work for pain, including antidepressants, antiarrhythmics (drugs used to correct irregular heart beat) and anticonvulsants (drugs used to prevent seizures).
Still, the label warns against using Avelox in patients with known prolongation of the QT interval, uncorrected hypokalemia, or use of class IA or class III antiarrhythmics.
When mixed with ritonavir, certain antihistamines, sedative hypnotics and antiarrhythmics may produce serious or life-threatening reactions.
extension of rights for the Parkinson-Patch with DTI, rights for antiarrhythmics with ARYx) the development projects will have a significant impact on Schwarz Pharma's R&D cost structure for 1999, 2000 and the following years.
The CAST (Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial) trial showed that three antiarrhythmics decreased the arrhythmias but also caused earlier death in the people taking them, so we don't do that routinely after an MI anymore.
Other medications which commonly cause diarrhea are antacids containing magnesium, cimetidine and other histamine blockers, and some antiarrhythmics (propanolol and digitalis).
Among the wide range of medications that may affect sexual functions are diuretics (water pills), antihypertensives (blood-pressure medicine), antiarrhythmics (for irregular heart-beat), antihistamines (for allergies), antiandrogens (for certain cancers), anticholinergics, ulcer medications, cancer drugs, central nervous system depressants, sedatives, hypnotics, antidepressants, monoamine oxidase inhibitors, antipsychotics, and alcohol.
Medications that may cause constipation * Antidepressants * Iron supplements * Opioids * Antacids containing aluminium * Calcium channel blockers * NSAIDs * Antipsychotics * Diuretics * Calcium supplements * Antiarrhythmics * Antidiarrhoeal agents * Serotonin antagonists (ondansetron) * Antiparkinson's drugs * Long-term use of stimulant laxatives
Therapeutic drug monitoring can be categorized into seven main modalities: antiepileptics, antiarrhythmics, antibiotics, antineoplastics, bronchodilators, immunosuppressives and HIV/AIDS drugs.
Cardiac drugs like digitalis, anticoagulants, and antiarrhythmics are common examples of medication-related lawsuits.