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what is the definition or description of: digoxin level?

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Dr. Michael Curren
13 years experience Cardiology
Blood test : Digoxin levels are monitored in patients who take digoxin as a routine medication. This is done through a simple blood test. Digoxin levels have to be monitored intermittently because very high levels can have life-threatening side effects.
Answered on Dec 14, 2012

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