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Which drugs speed up your heart rate and which ones slow down your heart rate?

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Dr. James Chapman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Drugs.

Atropine is a drug given intravenously to increase heart rate.
There are many oral agents which can lower heart rate, predominately beta blockers (propanolol, atenolol, metoprolol, carvediolol, e.t.c) and non-dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers (diltiazem, verapamil)

In brief: Drugs.

Atropine is a drug given intravenously to increase heart rate.
There are many oral agents which can lower heart rate, predominately beta blockers (propanolol, atenolol, metoprolol, carvediolol, e.t.c) and non-dihydropyridine calcium channel blockers (diltiazem, verapamil)
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