| THIS MESSAGE BOARD IS NO LONGER ACTIVE.
TO SEE OUR ACTIVE MESSAGE BOARDS, PLEASE GO HERE |
| | Re: atrial fibrillation
Re: atrial fibrillation
[ Back to Messages
Posted by Monique
on October 19, 2000 at 20:14:04:
In Reply to: Re: atrial fibrillation posted by Monique on October 19, 2000 at 07:08:00:
: My afther takes digoxin for atrial fib and has had great success. Good Luck to you.
Thank you Monique----
I have been on Digoxn for several years and it has not taken care of the AF. I am happy that the Digoxin has worked for your Dad. It was very thoughtful of you to respond to my message. Thanks again, Frank
: It has been documented that I have atrial fibrillation. My doctor wants to put me on either Betapace or Rythmol to correct this condition. As I understand it, the initial doseage of these drugs requires a 48 hour stay in the hospital for monitoring as they can potentially can have a life threatening effect on the heart. Does anyone have any experience with taking these drugs, know the side effects, or know of any other alternative to correct the AF???
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:07 PM.