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A 27-year-old male asked:

What is the maintenance dose of cordarone (amiodarone) in paroxysmal afib my father take 75mg metoprolol and cordarone (amiodarone) 300 ,especially to avoid side effects ?

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Dr. Harinder Gill
Cardiology 40 years experience
Amiodarone: This is a great drug with great potential for toxicity;so the lowest effective dose, varies between individuals,should be used.I have seen it effective as low as 100 mg every other day in a rare ndividual;levels can be checked to exclude excess build up in the blood
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