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Cardiac Arrhythmias (Arrythmia) Summary

Description: Any disturbances of the normal rhythmic beating of the heart or MYOCARDIAL CONTRACTION. Cardiac arrhythmias can be classified by the abnormalities in HEART RATE, disorders of electrical impulse generation, or impulse conduction.

Also Known As: Arrythmia; Arrhythmias, Cardiac; Arrhythmia; Cardiac Arrhythmia; Cardiac Dysrhythmia Show All >>

Networked: 11827 relevant articles (625 outcomes, 1063 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Cardiac Arrhythmias

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Amiodarone (Amiodarona) : 68 outcomes 57 studies in 498 results : FDA 4 Generic
  2. Anti-Arrhythmia Agents : 34 outcomes 57 studies in 373 results : IBA
  3. Propafenone (Rythmol) : 19 outcomes 8 studies in 131 results : FDA 8 Generic
  4. Flecainide (Tambocor) : 15 outcomes 43 studies in 175 results : FDA 7 Generic
  5. Verapamil (Calan) : 15 outcomes 9 studies in 180 results : FDA 64 Generic
  6. Propranolol (Inderal) : 14 outcomes 8 studies in 204 results : FDA 158 Generic
  7. Disopyramide (Norpace) : 14 outcomes 8 studies in 89 results : FDA 21 Generic
  8. Sotalol (Sotalol Hydrochloride) : 13 outcomes 17 studies in 124 results : FDA 18 Generic
  9. Lidocaine (Xylocaine) : 13 outcomes 11 studies in 220 results : FDA 168 Generic
  10. Magnesium : 12 outcomes 18 studies in 182 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Cardiac Arrhythmias

  1. Ventricular Tachycardia
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Tachycardia (Tachyarrhythmias)
  4. Atrial Fibrillation
  5. Myocardial Infarction
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Key Therapies for Cardiac Arrhythmias

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 19 outcomes 30 studies in 286 results
  2. Implantable Defibrillators (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator) : 18 outcomes 64 studies in 353 results
  3. Electric Countershock (Cardioversion) : 15 outcomes 19 studies in 291 results
  4. Catheters : 11 outcomes 18 studies in 250 results
  5. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 9 outcomes 18 studies in 201 results
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