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Ventricular Tachycardia VT

Ventricular tachycardia is a pulse rate of more than 100 beats per minute, with at least three irregular heartbeats in a row. It is a major cause of sudden cardiac death. The condition can develop...

WolffParkinsonWhite WPW syndrome

Wolff–Parkinson–White syndrome (WPW) is a syndrome of pre-excitation of ventricles of the heart due to an accessory pathway known as the bundle of Kent. This accessory pathway is an abno...

Ventricular rate control

Sustained high ventricular rates during persistent or permanent AF can lead to a deterioration in left ventricular function, hence the requirement for rate control. Historically, digoxin has been us...

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Concerns about the off-licence use of amiodarone for Ebola

We were disturbed by your article promoting the compassionate use of amiodarone for Ebola virus disease by the non-governmental organisation (NGO), Emergency, which suggested its use was endorsed by.....

EU regulators warn against combining hep C drugs with amiodarone

April 24 (Reuters) - European health regulators warned on Friday against using Gilead Sciences Inc's and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's hepatitis C medicines along with amiodarone, a drug used to regulate ...

EU regulators warn against combining hepatitis C drugs with amiodarone

(Reuters) - European health regulators warned on Friday against using Gilead Sciences Inc's and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co's hepatitis C medicines along with amiodarone, a drug used to regulate the heart...

Warning for Hepatitis C Treatments Given With Amiodarone

Life-threatening symptomatic bradycardia can occur when the antiarrhythmia drug amiodarone is taken with either of 2 hepatitis C treatments containing sofosbuvir in combination with another direct-act...

Doctors trial amiodarone for Ebola in Sierra Leone

Ebola patients in Sierra Leone will receive amiodarone, a well known and cheap anti-arrhythmia drug, in a randomised controlled trial led by the Italian non-governmental organisation Emergency. The......

Trouble with Sovaldi, Or Not?

I wish that this were some sort of April Fool's entry, but it isn't. There appears to be an outside chance that Gilead's huge-selling Sovaldi (sofosbuvir) for hepatitis C has some cardiovascular probl...

Gilead's Hepatitis Drugs Tripped By Old Heart Drug

Late last week Gilead Sciences issued a warning about a rare but potentially fatal interaction between its stellar new hepatitis C drug sofosbuvir and amiodarone, a potent but tricky antiarrhythmic a...

Amiodarone linked to lowest risk of hospitalization in A-fib

(HealthDay)—For younger patients with atrial fibrillation, amiodarone is associated with the lowest risk of atrial fibrillation hospitalization, while dronedarone has the greatest risk, according to...

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Acute Hepatotoxicity of Intravenous Amiodarone: Case Report and Review of the Literature.

Amiodarone is a class III antiarrhythmic drug widely used for the treatment of both supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias in intensive care unit. Hepatotoxicity of amiodarone is usually mild an...

A Review of Lawsuits Related to Point-of-Care Emergency Ultrasound Applications.

New medical technology brings the potential of lawsuits related to the usage of that new technology. In recent years the use of point-of-care (POC) ultrasound has increased rapidly in the emergency de...

Legal and health variations in drug litigation injunctions granted in Minas Gerais.

OBJECTIVE To investigate the factors related to the granting of preliminary court orders [injunctions] in drug litigations. METHODS A retrospective descriptive study of drug lawsuits in the State of M...

Comparison of the endothelial toxicity induced by short-term amiodarone and diazepam exposure in a human umbilical vein endothelial cell line (EVC304).

Abstract Context: Venous irritation is the most common side effect of intravenous therapy. Although many in vitro models have been developed to evaluate intravenous drug irritation, these models are n...

Medication Review and Transitions of Care: A Case Report of a Decade-Old Medication Error.

A 69-year-old Caucasian male with a 25-year history of paranoid schizophrenia was brought to the emergency department because of violence toward the staff in his nursing facility. He was diagnosed wit...

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