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Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
11/23/2009 8:18:33 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
OKAY, but searching for a drug side effect at this time.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
10/21/2009 11:24:09 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 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 have had A-fib for over 15yrs, i was on betapace, it did nothing. I was shocked 4x's and each time only worked for a few days. went on tikoysen and it did not work. i then had the ablation, went into normal rythem. came off meds and went back into Afib. went back on tikoysn and i have been in normal rythem and feeling fine. no side effects. it seems the ablation and tikoysn have treated the ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
10/10/2009 1:08:57 PM

Reviewer: the Pacer, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Hospitalized in June 09 for 3 days to load the Tikosyn. No effect. Continued with 500 MCG (micrograms.) One lady here reported 250 to 375 MG (milligrams?) In Sept 09 I had an ablation. Still AF most of the time. Also, heart rate was 0 (for up to 4 seconds from time to time) to 165. On Sept 14, 09, I received a pacemaker to keep pulse above 60 bps. Then added metoprolol twice a day and diltiazem 4 ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
9/17/2009 11:41:26 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Immediate normal rythum after 1st dose;1 yr.later..problems:af episode,trip to hospital in small town;trying to communicate w/specialist 2hrs away;recent side effects:lack of appetite/thirst,anxiety

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
8/29/2009 2:07:21 PM

Reviewer: papajste, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
My results have been about the same as betapace, my previous medication. Still have A. F.'s almost daily. Has shorten the A. F.'s

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