“Multaq is designed to reduce hospitalization for certain rapid heartbeats, in competition with a decades-old drug called amiodarone.”
“A common treatment for atrial fibrillation includes an older, generic drug called amiodarone, but it is associated with side effects such as damage to the lung and liver, and muscle weakness.”
“At 19, I was put on a new drug called amiodarone, which stopped the attacks and didn't make me moody.”
“§ Medications that treat abnormal heart rhythms, such as amiodarone”
“High doses of statins have been known to cause muscle damage for some time, and the risk of muscle pain and rhabdomyolysis is increased considerably when simvastatin in particular is taken with some other drugs such as amiodarone (Cordarone and generic), cyclosporine (Neoral, Sandimmune and generic), danazol (Danocrine and generic), gemfibrozil (Lopid and generic), verapamil (Calan, Covera and generic) and diltiazem (Cardizem, Dilacor and generic)—which the FDA reminded consumers and doctors again as well.”
“White suggested another dose of amiodarone, 150 milligrams more than is recommended for a second dose.”
“Ultimately, they agreed to try a calculated overdose of a heart drug, amiodarone.”
“Goodman and Svoboda began administering drugs: epinephrine, lidocaine, atropine and amiodarone, which they hoped would restore Snitzer's normal heart rhythm.”
“The agency also recommended lower dose limits for simvastatin when combined with various drugs including some antibiotics, some HIV drugs and certain other heart medicine such as amiodarone, used to treat an irregular heart beat.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘amiodarone’.
All the scientific words found in the official EU nomenclature. For the screening I used Vocabgrabber of the Visual Thesaurus.
includes words of the "Prodcom list"
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