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Rythmol Rhythm Control Agent
Rhythm "any regular recurring motion, symmetry may be generally defined as a movement marked by the regulated succession of strong and weak elements, or of opposite or different conditions, this general meaning of regular recurrence or pattern in time may be applied to a wide variety of cyclical natural phenomena having a periodicity or frequency of anything microseconds ...Read more
Expiration date: Rhythmol is a very specialized medicine with potentially significant rhythm side effects. Check the expiration date & make sure you are being followed closely by your cardiologist. ...Read more
Well sealed: Most medicines are good for a year if kept fresh in a tightly sealed container. ...Read more
What do you suggest if I put on rythmol to convert back to nsr. echo showed no problems, any idea how long to get out of a fib?
Atrial fibrillation: Rhythmol is a drug that can be used to prevent or convert atrial fibrillation. There is no good way to predict if it will convert the rhythm and/or predict how long it will take. In general, however, if its going to work at the dose being given, it will generally take less than a day to convert. ...Read more
What do you recommend if I had a fib and was cardioverted and on rythmol. family doctor gave me azithromycin. is it ok to take together?
Good question!: Thank you for being alert and asking this question! You should NOT take these 2 drugs together because of the risk of QT prolongation which can lead to Torsades de pointes tachycardia, a dangerous rhythm disturbance. Call your doctor and ask to be switched to a different antibiotic. Do not take the Azithromycin. ...Read more
How do TCAs actually work to control
non-migraine headaches? SSRIs aren't common for this, so is it the norepinephrine that is the agent helping?
Great question: Great question! Norepinephrine is definitely involved in the interpretation of pain signals in various areas of the brain. However, serotonin definitely has a role to play (eg, the triptan drugs for migraine work on a specific subtype of serotonin). So, in theory, it's thought that these components together synergistically act to alleviate headache. Hope that helps! ...Read more
Multiple factors.: Assuming you refer to vasoactive antihypertensive medications, the decision concerning therapy is determined by the presence or absence of heart failure, ones electrocardiogram, and ones blood pressure, ideally taken both sitting and standing. The decision requires a careful medical exam. ...Read more
Expert opinions? What kind of vasoactive agents should not be used to control pulse and/or blood pressure in a patie?
Open ended question: Too broad to answer here. Come up with a specific question rather than open ended question. ...Read more
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