Patients who underwent elective valvular replacement, had rheumatic heart disease in combination with continuous atrial fibrillation, had no other types of arhythmia, had cardiac function no higher than grade III,9 satisfied the application indication of amiodarone
, had normal level of electrolyte and acidity and alkalinity, and had heart rate lower than 70 times/min were included.
The most serious side effect of amiodarone
use is pulmonary toxicity, and it is also the most important cause of drug withdrawal.
"Those would be the sorts of signs of symptoms that would say this Amiodarone
was causing a problem."
There is currently no adequate information related to the use of amiodarone
in the treatment of catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia.
If the intravenous combination of amiodarone
and beta-blockers proves inefficacious, the addition of lidocaine is a reasonable option.1,2 For what concerns the prevention of ES, interesting results have been yielded by some drugs such as azimilide, a class III antiarrhythmic.
was discontinued due to deranged liver and renal functions.
The time for the development of SIADH after initiation of amiodarone
varied from 3 days to 6 months.
This is a possible explanation as to why we found a significant decrease in QTc interval at the end of the study compared with the QTc at baseline in the Wenxin Keli plus amiodarone
Vortex keratopathy was detected by slit-lamp biomicroscopy and IVCM in 7 of the 8 patients who were being treated with oral amiodarone
, that is, amiodarone-induced keratopathy.
and DC Cardioversion/Defibrillation###16###12.6%
Subsequently, the patient was treated with amiodarone
Researchers adjusted the statistical models for age, race, body mass index (BMI), heart failure etiology, as well as amiodarone
and levothyroxine (LT4) use.