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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of amiodarone oral.

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Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
4/11/2014 12:06:19 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over 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:
First drug that kept the a-fib in check for more than a year.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
3/28/2014 8:53:37 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
3/21/2014 12:29:11 PM

Reviewer: Tinkerbell, 75 or over Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
My mom started taking this drug for AF 200 mg every day. She is constantly feeling sick and experiences vomiting, tremors, shortness of breath and the blood vessels ruptured in one of her eyes! The only thing this deadly drug has done for her is to help her atrial fib! Finally she is listening to me to get off this deadly med! Told her to see another cariologist before it kills her! Can't beli ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
3/21/2014 4:36:58 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I took this medication for treatment of AF prior to a scheduled "cardio version" treatment that had failed once before. I had the treatment, am still taking Amiodarone and to date, have normal heart rhythm.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
3/18/2014 5:11:46 PM

Reviewer: John, Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Took Amiodarone for over a year. Was effective for a short time but side effects were terrible. I lost weight, mostly due to muscle loss, suffered tremors and loss of muscle control. Even affected my eye muscles and resulted in double vision which now requires glasses to correct. I have been off this drug now for about four years but still suffer from the above side effects . This is a very danger ... Show Full Comment

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