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What happens if someone takes flecainide and diltiazem hydrochloride?

What happens if someone takes flecainide and diltiazem hydrochloride?

Hopefully not much: If prescribed by your physician, hopefully not much other than keep the arrhythmia away. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Diltiazem Hydrochloride (Definition)

Diltiazem hydrochloride is a calcium channel blocker which is a kind of rhythm ...Read more


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Can I take adizem (diltiazem hydrochloride) for atrial fibrillation?

Can I take adizem (diltiazem hydrochloride) for atrial fibrillation?

Diltiazem: If your doctor believes that diltiazem is appropriate for your specific situation and prescribes it for you, then you should be able to take it. Diltiazem is a drug commonly used for atrial fibrillation patients. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: diltiazem hydrochloride?

Please describe the medication: diltiazem hydrochloride?

Diltiazem: Diltiazem is a medicine which lowers the blood pressure but also lowers the heart rate. This gives it an extra advantage but also means that people on this drug should be monitored by a cardiologist for slow heart rates. There are also multiple drug interactions with this drug. It is quite safe when prescribed by an eerie need doctor. ...Read more

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Is diltiazem hydrochloride 2% cream suitable for breastfeeding?

Is diltiazem hydrochloride 2% cream suitable for breastfeeding?

Yes: I couldn't find any data on what percentage, if any systemic absorption occurs with Diltiazem cream, however, oral Diltiazem (which obviously has systemic effects) is considered safe for lactating women. ...Read more

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How does diltiazem and flecainide affect the heart?

How does diltiazem and flecainide affect the heart?

Affect the rhythm: These are typically drugs to treat arrhythmia. Commonly fast heart rate from a rapid atrial arrhythmia (typically atrial fibrillation) is treated. Flecainid is a class ic drug that helps restore rhythm. Diltiazem is calcium channel blocker that is an av blocking agent that slows down the heart rate. ...Read more

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Cardizem or tiazac (diltiazem) 120 comparison?

Cardizem: Same generic drug with two different delivery systems. ...Read more

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Is cardiazem (diltiazem) a hypertension drug

Is cardiazem (diltiazem) a hypertension drug

Yes and no: Cardizem is a medicine with a few different indications. It can be used for blood pressure, though it's not that effective for this reason. More commonly, it's used to slow down your heart and control fast rhythms like atrial fibrillation. ...Read more

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Cardizem or tiazac (diltiazem) --are both good?

Cardizem or tiazac (diltiazem) --are both good?

Cardizem: Same generic medication with different drug delivery system and probably equivalent in lowering blood pressure and possibly heart rate. ...Read more

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I have been taking tiazac (diltiazem) it is making me very dizzy?

I have been taking tiazac (diltiazem) it is making me very dizzy?

Maybe too much: The medicine maybe lowering your blood pressure or heart rate too much. ...Read more

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Why does tiazac (diltiazem) 120 mg. Make me feel very dizzy?

Maybe too much: The medicine maybe lowering your blood pressure or heart rate too much. ...Read more

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Should I be worried if my blood pressure is 140/100 and I taking cardiazem (diltiazem) two weeks?

Should I be worried if my blood pressure is 140/100 and I taking cardiazem (diltiazem) two weeks?

Yes: But, I am not sure what else is going on. I am not saying this is a reason to go to an er. If your blood pressure is not responding you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Any info on tiazac (diltiazem) for fast heart rate?

Any info on tiazac (diltiazem) for fast heart rate?

Ca channel blocker: It is a calcium channel blocker used to treat a variety of supraventricular arrhythmias - decreases the heart rate when it goes too fast. ...Read more

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What are the best tolerated blood pressure medications without side effects? What about diltia xt (diltiazem)?

All hav side effect: All blood pressure medications have some side effects. Some of the perceived symptoms are drug specifics, while many symptoms are related to blood pressure lowering (ie, dizziness, fatigue). In general, diuretics, ace inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers are well tolerated. Common symptoms of diltia XR are constipation; dizziness; facial flushing; headache; lightheadedness; tiredness. ...Read more

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I have been on cardiazem (diltiazem) for nine days. Today my blood pressure was the highest ever 172/95. Could it be from the medication?

I have been on cardiazem (diltiazem) for nine days. Today my blood pressure was the highest ever 172/95. Could it be from the medication?

Cardizem: I doubt this from cardizem as it drops blood pressure. if it is one reading I wouldn't worry about it, but if it is consistently high, talk to you physician to adjust your medications. ...Read more

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I'm worried about my blood pressure is 140/100 and I just started taking cardiazem (diltiazem) two weeks ago?

I'm worried about my blood pressure is 140/100 and I just started taking cardiazem (diltiazem) two weeks ago?

Hypertension: Blood pressure control is not immediate. It takes time and dose adjustment to get your blood pressure controlled. Dash diet, regular exercise and not smoking are very important also. Be sure to follow up with your doctor, we almost always control blood pressure without major problems. ...Read more

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What happens if someone takes premarin, (conjugated estrogens) atenolol, candesartan, and flecainide acetate?

What happens if someone takes premarin, (conjugated estrogens) atenolol, candesartan, and flecainide acetate?

BP Rhythm control: The medication you are taking are used for distinctly different reasons. Premarin (conjugated estrogens) an estrogen is used for post-menopausal symptoms. Atenolol and candesartan are a beta blocker and angiotensin receptor blocker used for blood pressure control. Flecainide is an antiarrhythmic usually used for atrial fibrillation control. They are all acceptable to be used together for their intended purpose. ...Read more

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Can someone take metropolis when taking flecainide?

Can someone take metropolis when taking flecainide?

Metoprolol?: If you mean metoprolol, yes, but only under the supervision of a doctor. Speaking of super vision, did you know that clark kent lives and works in metropolis? ...Read more

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Can someone take erectile dysfunction medication if he takes 100 mg twice a day of flecainide acetate?

Can someone take erectile dysfunction medication if he takes 100 mg twice a day of flecainide acetate?

Yes: There is no adverse reaction between Flecainide and drugs for ed. The major adverse drug reaction is with Nitroglycerin drugs which can interact with ED drugs and cause a severe drop in blood pressure. Other drugs like Alpha blockers can cause a drop in blood pressure too. You should always always ask your doctor questions about drug interactions. You should make a list of all the drugs you take. ...Read more

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What will happen if you take too much flecainide then prescribed?

What will happen if you take too much flecainide then prescribed?

Flecainide: Too much Flecainide can cause serious arrhythmia s. You should discuss with your doctor how to take it safely. ...Read more

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Can someone take penicillin with flecainide?

Can someone take penicillin with flecainide?

Yes: There are no known interactions between Flecainide and penicillin g or vk. ...Read more

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Can someone take metoprolol when taking flecainide?

Can someone take metoprolol when taking flecainide?

Flecainide: Flecainide is a very effective but potentially dangerous drug. While you can use it with metoprolol it should be done carefully and by staff familiar with the use of both drugs. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take diltiazem with cialis?

Is it okay to take diltiazem with cialis?

Cialis and diltiazem: The answer to your question is "yes". The only medication you cannot take with Cialis is nitroglycerin, as it causes low BP when it is taken with cialis. ...Read more

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Could you take diltiazem and taztia xt together?

Could you take diltiazem and taztia xt together?

Why?: They're the same drug. Why would you want to do that? Would you take St. Joseph's Aspirin and Bayer (aspirin) Aspirin together? ...Read more

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My blood pressure is 106/66 and my heart rate is 50. I take diltiazem in the morning and metropolol in the evenings. Is this reading OK?

My blood pressure is 106/66 and my heart rate is 50. I take diltiazem in the morning and metropolol in the evenings. Is this reading OK?

Time to decrease med: Life style modification will enable the doc to decrease dose or discontinue 1 or both meds.
Do cardio-exercise thrice weekly, with yoga & relaxation, meditation etc.
Change your diet to salad/salmon diet- Refer to drhoffman. Com- free
See your doctor & discuss. If doc is not receptive change the doctor. ...Read more

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