A 46-year-old member asked:
Wondering if there is a herbal medication that may work the same as digitalis?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Cardiology 47 years experience
Digitalis : No but the drug was first made from foxglove. Early digitalis leaf could be very toxic causing everything from nausea to death if there was an inadvertent overdose. The drug digoxin is much safer than the old digitalis leaf.
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