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Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
12/30/2009 10:58:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I was on it for 9 weeks. My side effects were to numerous to mention all of them.I hope and pray they will all go away. After taking myself off of it ,since the AF returned, I feel much better. My breathing has greatly improved and many of the other issues have as well. This drug is going on my list of allergies. I NEVER WILL TAKE IT AGAIN !!! Look up the side effects it may cause and you won' ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
12/28/2009 8:02:12 PM

Reviewer: N/A, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Has put my heart in sinus rythum

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
12/3/2009 4:38:23 PM

Reviewer: George, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking Amiodarone for the last 8 years at 400mg per day. I have experienced such things as tingling and pain in my feet, my back hurt so back I could hardly move at night. When I would walk very far my legs ached severely. I have been sun sensitive, sensitive to the heat and cold. I must say though I did not have a breakthrough for almost 8 years. Recently I had became so shor ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
12/1/2009 7:39:58 AM

Reviewer: RIRudd, 55-64 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I developed life-threatening complications with this drug only after dose had been cut in half! Problems developed slowly, as drug is stored in body fat and takes a long time to leave body; drug had done a good job of controlling my a fib for several years; then I was seen by an MD that did ablations; I wanted to see if I was or might be a candidate for this procedure; that MD cut the dose in half ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
11/25/2009 2:06:57 PM

Reviewer:

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I like it

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