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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Yes: But it's not a first line medicine any more because there are newer, more effective medicines. It's still sometimes added to others though.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fenster
30 years experience Cardiology
No: No. Digitalis also referred to as digoxin can be used to treat symptoms of abnormal rhythms such as atrial fibrillation. It may help keep someone in a ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sergio Cossu
32 years experience Cardiology
Never: Digitalis is used to control the ventricular rates of some abnormal fast atrial arrhythmias or svt. In atrial fibrillation it is utilized to control ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Digitalis : Digitalis does not cure abnormal heart rhythms, but can help stabilize the heart rhythm or heart rate. This medication is derived from the foxglove pl ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Ekg: Simple office test that can determine the rhythm of the heart.....Many different types of rhythm, not all are serious but exact definition is very imp ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Absolutely.: Catecholamines have many direct cardiac effects including arrhythmia induction.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Rubin
46 years experience Cardiology
Heart rhythms: Ekg, holter monitor, event monitor.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ravinder Rustagi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Abnormal heartrhythm: The major reason for abnormal heart rhythm happens because of automaticity in the heart cells, this can happen when cells get abnormally excited from ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Abnormal heart rythm: There are many different abnormal heart rhythm with varying symptoms from cest pain, palpitation, dizziness, headache to syncope.There are basically t ... Read More
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