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    Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
    9/22/2015 2:14:56 PM

    Reviewer: juju, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    2 years post rheumatic mitral valve replacement and maze procedure couldn't control afib put on tikyson 125 2 morning 1 night has done well except for the total fatigue way to many adverse affects with a lot of other meds need antidepressants but can't find none that doesn't interfere with tikyson this medicine is not widely known by PCP's so double check on all meds giving same as ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
    6/27/2015 8:21:56 AM

    Reviewer: rip, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on this for 3 months & it has helped me get back and stay in sinus rhythm, but I feel so achy at night in bed (I never had any discomfort before taking this pill). Don't know if it's related to the pill or not. Have not read much about the side effects.

    Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
    3/14/2015 12:13:38 PM

    Reviewer: Thegirl, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Tikosyn has been effective for two years for my chronic A-Fib. A troublesome side effect is the fatigue and brain fog. When I asked my cardiologist about this, he said this was the best solution for my A-Fib, but he was worried about my "brain." Does long term use of Tikosyn cause Dementia or Alzhimers?

    Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
    1/7/2015 8:36:20 PM

    Reviewer: George, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on Tikosyn for over 3 years and has worked wonderful with no side effects. However, I am not out of rhythm and have to go for cardio version. I hope this is not the end of it for this drug, it has work excellent till now.

    Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
    11/27/2014 1:36:43 PM

    Reviewer: Carolina TarHeel, 55-64 Female 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:
    In persistent Afib for 11 months before receiving Tikosyn. Take in combination with metoprolol succinate (25 mg twice a day). Converted on third dose and now only experience episodes 5% of the time. All episodes self-terminate within 8-21 hours. Some irritating but tolerable side effects with this combination (dry mouth, dry eyes and fatigue unless I keep active). Have had dental procedures w ... Show Full Comment

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