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  • n. An antiarrhythmic agent used to prevent and treat tachyarrhythmias.

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  • n. oral antiarrhythmic medication (trade name Tambocor) used as a last resort in treating arrhythmias; increases the risk of sudden death in heart attack patients

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  • When i saw my cardiologist in Janauary he wanted to put me on flecainide which is a very toxic ‘pro-arrythmic’ drug.

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  • Other drugs, such as flecainide and propafenone, can help maintain a normal rhythm.

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  • Two 50 mg flecainide (not at the same time) usually keeps the episode below 12 hours.

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  • My dr. stopped the rythmol and started me on flecainide 100 mg. 2x/day This helped a lot.

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  • Two such medicines, and there are many others, are flecainide and amiodarone.

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  • Barker AH, Arensberg D, Baker A, Friedman L, Greene HL, et al.: Mortality and morbidity in patients receiving encainide, flecainide, or placebo.

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  • Ltd. announced today that the Company has submitted an application for approval of an additional indication of anti-arrhythmic agent Tambocor (R) 50mg Tablets and Tambocor (R) 100mg Tablets (generic name: flecainide acetate) for the treatment of tachyarrhythmia (paroxysmal atrial fibrillation/flutter, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, ventricular tachycardia) in paediatric patients in Japan.

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  • The tables that recognize p450 2d6 include some that are yet internalized by the activity (quinidine; cimetidine) and mental that are squirts for p450 2d6 (many intravenous antidepressants, phenothiazines, and the caution 1c residents placebo and flecainide).

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  • The years that prescribe does cymbalta cause weight gain p450 2d6 include some that are profusely assisted by the ice (quinidine; cimetidine) and empthetic that are messes for p450 2d6 (many terrible antidepressants, phenothiazines, and the duloxetine 1c reductions program and flecainide).

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  • Although I basically had a life back, the a-fib still didn’t stop completely, even after the dr. increased the flecainide to 150 mg 2x/day.

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