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Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
6/13/2014 9:13:02 AM

Reviewer: JB, 55-64 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Five years with persistent AFib. Three ablations, multiple cardioversions, Multac, Rhymol, Toprol, and nothing worked for more than a few days. Tikosyn converted me to NSR in 8 hours. I have been on it now for a month. This is a miracle drug for me. I feel 10 years younger with no side effects. If you are fighting AFib, give this a try.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
6/9/2014 7:53:39 AM

Reviewer: linepower, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
5/21/2014 2:29:53 PM

Reviewer: John, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Started Tikosyn 2 mo ago, find it's worked great for Afib but I get lots of side effects. Insomnia, anxiety and depression along with vomiting trouble breathing and diarrhea. The medication is difficult to get and not many doctors are certified to prescribe it.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
5/20/2014 11:59:43 AM

Reviewer: RETIREDOLDMAN, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I tried the operation, electrial shock, and all kinds of different pills. Well now 13 months from starting this drug and it is still working great.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
4/27/2014 9:50:04 PM

Reviewer: heart2beat, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Did 3 days in the hospital with 90% freedom from afib. I was filled with hope! Two days after I left, afib returned full force. Darn it! Will continue med until I see the Dr. again for re-evaluation. Perhaps with time Tikosyn will work as hoped. Until then, thump, thump flip and flop. :(

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