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What is the drug of choice for controlling pacs and afib? calcium channel blocker or beta blocker?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
AMIODARONE AND: Sotalol, as well as tykocin.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
OF THE 2 CHOICES YOU: Asked, beta blockers.
Dr. Mary Callahan
Cardiology 29 years experience
PACs and afib: Of these two usually beta blockers are better tolerated and have a somewhat lower side effect profile. There are also some who feel that beta blockers are better at preventing afib.

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