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Tachycardia (Tachyarrhythmias) Summary

Description: Abnormally rapid heartbeat, usually with a HEART RATE above 100 beats per minute for adults. Tachycardia accompanied by disturbance in the cardiac depolarization (cardiac arrhythmia) is called tachyarrhythmia.

Also Known As: Tachyarrhythmias; Tachycardias; Tachyarrhythmia

Networked: 11609 relevant articles (749 outcomes, 888 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Tachycardia

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Amiodarone (Amiodarona) : 63 outcomes 47 studies in 427 results : FDA 4 Generic
  2. Sotalol (Sotalol Hydrochloride) : 35 outcomes 31 studies in 177 results : FDA 18 Generic
  3. Verapamil (Calan) : 31 outcomes 26 studies in 357 results : FDA 64 Generic
  4. Anti-Arrhythmia Agents : 29 outcomes 25 studies in 263 results : IBA
  5. Adenosine : 29 outcomes 20 studies in 301 results : FDA 19 Generic
  6. Flecainide (Tambocor) : 28 outcomes 11 studies in 191 results : FDA 7 Generic
  7. Propafenone (Rythmol) : 26 outcomes 9 studies in 96 results : FDA 8 Generic
  8. esmolol (Brevibloc) : 24 outcomes 18 studies in 107 results : FDA 8 Generic
  9. Propranolol (Inderal) : 22 outcomes 26 studies in 476 results : FDA 158 Generic
  10. Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP) : 17 outcomes 26 studies in 135 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Tachycardia

  1. Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
  2. Atrial Fibrillation
  3. Tachycardia (Tachyarrhythmias)
  4. Ventricular Tachycardia
  5. Cardiac Arrhythmias (Arrythmia)
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Key Therapies for Tachycardia

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  1. Implantable Defibrillators (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator) : 34 outcomes 82 studies in 496 results
  2. Catheters : 25 outcomes 25 studies in 276 results
  3. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 18 outcomes 38 studies in 253 results
  4. Electric Countershock (Cardioversion) : 15 outcomes 15 studies in 254 results
  5. Cryosurgery : 12 outcomes 9 studies in 108 results
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