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Why is digoxin sometimes dangerous for your health?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Digoxin

Because it has a narrow toxic/therapuetic ratio, it is easy to have toxicity with the drug.
Toxicity can be fatal with this drug. The ancient romans used it as a poison.

In brief: Digoxin

Because it has a narrow toxic/therapuetic ratio, it is easy to have toxicity with the drug.
Toxicity can be fatal with this drug. The ancient romans used it as a poison.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: It can be

If your kidneys are not working well it can build up to toxiclevels rapidly.

In brief: It can be

If your kidneys are not working well it can build up to toxiclevels rapidly.
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