tocainide HCl


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tocainide HCl (tōkā´nīd),

n brand name: Tonocard;
drug class: antidysrhythmic (Class IB), lidocaine analog;
action: decreases sodium and potassium conductance, which decreases myocardial excitability;
use: treatment of documented life-threatening ventricular dysrhythmias.
Togaviridae
n a family of enveloped, linear, nonsegmented RNA viruses with icosahedral symmetry, which includes the rubella and yellow fever viruses.