procainamide HCl

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procainamide HCl (prōkā´nəmīd),

n brand names: Procan SR, Promine, Pronestyl;
drug class: antidysrhythmic (Class IA);
action: depresses excitability of cardiac muscle to electrical stimulation and slows conduction in atrium, bundle of His, and ventricle;
uses: premature ventricular contraction, atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal atrial tachycardia, atrial dysrhythmias, ventricular tachycardia.
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Copley President Kenneth Larsen comments, "We are glad to be able now to offer our customers the full range of dosage strengths for procainamide HCl tablets.