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ablation flecainide tambocor

A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
20 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Check with doctor: This is an important question to ask the electrophysiologist performing your procedure, as each expert has their own style. Some may not want to stop ... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raghuraman Vidhun
14 years experience Cardiology
Ask your specialist: This would be a good question to ask your specialist doing this procedure. Best wishes. Lot of docs will stop the medicine.
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Varies: There is no right or wrong answer and the policy varies among cardiologists. It's best to follow the instructions of your EP cardiologist.
Dr. Miguel Salazar
17 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Depends: If you are in atrial fibrillation then you can take either approach. However, if you are in sinus rhythm and taking tambocor, (flecainide) I prefer t ... Read More
A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Only AF: There is always a risk of recurrent atrial fibrillation. That is the only "side effect" you're apt to encounter as you withdraw flecainide. Good luck, ... Read More
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hanford Yau
16 years experience Endocrinology
Ask cardiologist: Medications for atrial fibrillation should not be stopped or changed without discussing with your cardiologist.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Cabot
22 years experience Family Medicine
I say ablate: Every single one of my patients on flecainide has had problems with drug- drug interactions or problematic side effects. Ablation is usually low ris ... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Choices: If your heart rate is controlled and you don't have symptoms of palpitations or shortness of breath,and if you're willing to take an anticoagulant lik ... Read More
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A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Meds review: Best would be to review your meds with your cardiologist so that adjustments can be made. Your cardiologist should be aware if you experience any wor ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
36 years experience Neurology
Discuss it with doc: You've given me a lot of information but more is needed. Sometimes the cardiac electro physiologist ( sub specialty trained cardiologist) will consul ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose Rafael Marquina
31 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Flecainide: Please be more specific with the question.

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