cardiotoxic

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cardiotoxic

 [kahr´de-o-tok″sik]
having a poisonous or deleterious effect upon the heart.

car·di·o·tox·ic

(kar'dē-ō-tok'sik),
Having a deleterious effect on the action of the heart, due to poisoning of the cardiac muscle or of its conducting system.
[cardio- + G. toxikon, poison]

car·di·o·tox·ic

(kahr'dē-ō-tok'sik)
Having a deleterious effect on the action of the heart, due to poisoning of the cardiac muscle or of its conducting system.
[cardio- + G. toxikon, poison]

cardiotoxic

Having a damaging or poisoning effect on the heart.

car·di·o·tox·ic

(kahr'dē-ō-tok'sik)
Denotes with deleterious effect on action of heart, due to poisoning of the cardiac muscle or of its conducting system.
[cardio- + G. toxikon, poison]
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High doses of cardiotoxic glycosides cause a substantial decrease in conduction rate, called negative dromotropic effect, resulting in severe atrium-ventricular dissociation, with consequent first-, second-, and third-degree blockade.

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