procainamide


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Related to procainamide: amiodarone, Procainamide hydrochloride

procainamide

 [pro-kān´ah-mīd]
a cardiac depressant used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, administered orally, intramuscularly, or intravenously.

procainamide

/pro·cain·amide/ (pro-kān´ah-mīd) a cardiac depressant used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of arrhythmias.

procainamide

Cardiology An antiarrhythmic that may contain N-acetylprocainamide–Procan®, Pronestyl®

procainamide

A local anaesthetic-like drug used intravenously to control heart irregularities by its action to diminish the excitability of the conducting bundles in the heart muscle. The drug is on the WHO official list. A brand name is Pronestyl.

procainamide

an antiarrhthymic agent, similar to quinidine, used as the hydrochloride salt in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.
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Other options are a [beta]-blocker, quinidine, procainamide, sotalol, or flecainide.
Bradley is taking procainamide, digitalis, and aspirin.
18) In this subset of patients, use a Class 1 antiarrhythmic such as flecainide or procainamide, or amiodarone for rate control (1) (TABLE 1).
2mEq/L Nortriptyline Antidepressant/analgesic 50-150ng/mL (neuropathic pain) Phenobarbital Antiepileptic 15-40mcg/mL Phenytoin Antiepileptic 10-20mcg/mL Primidone Antiepileptic 5-12mcg/mL Procainamide Antiarrhythmic PA:4-8mcg/mL (NAPA: (PA) 10-20mcg/mL) (metabolite: NAPA) Protriptyline Antidepressant 70-250ng/mL Quinidine Antiarrhythmic 2-5mcg/mL Salicylate Analgesic/anti-inflammatory 10-30 mg/L Sirolimus Immunosuppressant 5-15ng/mL Tacrolimus Immunosuppressant 5-20 ng/mL Theophylline Bronchodilator 5-20mcg/mL Valproic acid Antiepileptic/mood 50-125mcg/mL stabilizer Vancomycin Antimicrobial Trough concentrations: General: 10-15mcg/mL Pneumonia: 15-20mcg/mL Voriconazole Antifungal >0.
At t = 34 minutes, the patient still did not have ROSC despite endotracheal intubation, five attempts at defibrillation, and the use of epinephrine, lidocaine, and procainamide.
penicillamine, procainamide, bleomycin) silica, organic solvents (i.
Participants in that study received the device because they had arrhythmias that could not be suppressed with procainamide.
8 mEq/I Lorazepam (a) 5 mg/L Methsuximide (a) 5 mg/L Oxazepama 5 mg/L Phenobarbital 53 mg/L Phenytoin 30 mg/L Primidone 20 mg/L Procainamide 15 mg/L Progesterone 18 [micro]g/L Prolactin 80 [micro]g/L Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) 38 [micro]g/L Prostattc acid phosphatase (PAP) 53 [micro]g/L Quinidine 6 mg/L Salicylate 570 mg/L Testosterone 9 [micro]g/L Theophylline 26 mg/L Thyroid uptake/[T.
5 Phenytoin 10-20 20-40 + 100 Procainamide 4-10 10-12 + 100 Quinidine 0.
TdP rates reported are 2% with quinidine, 1%-2% with procainamide, and 0.
We plan to release five new Syva(R) tests for sample adulteration, and new therapeutic drug monitoring tests are being added to the Dimension(R) line: Procainamide, Lidocaine, N-Acetylprocainamide, and a new application for better monitoring of the immunosuppresant Cyclosporine.