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Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome Summary

Description: A syndrome of ORTHOSTATIC INTOLERANCE combined with excessive upright TACHYCARDIA, and usually without associated ORTHOSTATIC HYPOTENSION. All variants have in common an excessively reduced venous return to the heart (central HYPOVOLEMIA) while upright.

Also Known As: Syndrome, Postural Tachycardia; Tachycardia Syndrome, Postural; Postural Tachycardia Syndrome

Networked: 131 relevant articles (16 outcomes, 14 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Midodrine (Midon) : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 17 results : FDA 7 Generic
  2. ivabradine : 2 outcomes in 7 results : IBA
  3. Pyridostigmine Bromide (Pyridostigmine) : 2 outcomes in 5 results : FDA 10 Generic
  4. Metoprolol (Lopressor) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 5 results : FDA 37 Generic
  5. Adrenomedullin : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  6. C-Type Natriuretic Peptide (Peptide, C-Type Natriuretic) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  7. Salts : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
  8. Fludrocortisone : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  9. Biological Markers (Surrogate Marker) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  10. Hydrogen Sulfide (Sulfide, Hydrogen) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

  1. Vasovagal Syncope
  2. Tachycardia (Tachyarrhythmias)
  3. Orthostatic Hypotension (Postural Hypotension)
  4. Orthostatic Intolerance
  5. Syncope (Fainting)
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Key Therapies for Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

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  1. Fluid Therapy (Oral Rehydration Therapy) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  2. Sympathectomy (Sympathectomies) : 2 results
  3. Denervation : 2 results
  4. Examination Tables : 1 result
  5. Osteopathic Manipulation : 1 result
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