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

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Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
9/7/2009 5:08:50 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After my husband was on the medicine for 1 month he developed an enlarged neck, difficulty breathing, chills, nausea and muscle weakness. We insisted that it was the drug, Dr's disagreed. He was put in the hospital and they treated the symptoms They would think he was ok and within 10 - 12 hours we were back in the hospital for the same symptoms. This went on for about three weeks on and of ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
9/7/2009 4:51:28 PM

Reviewer: 4jesus, 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
So far I've been on this drug for 4 days and the only side effects i've gooten were the constipation and stomach pain. Kinda feels like the drug is tearing up your stomach, like when you eat too many hot peppers.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
9/6/2009 4:19:28 PM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
heart rythum is back to normal - however am concerned that it may contain the iodine that I am allergic to, May physician has told me it is not the same kind. I am very tired and weak and need a lot of sleep. My feet feel packed and my legs give out.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
9/2/2009 4:51:57 PM

Reviewer: rxmann, 75 or over on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I am a cargiver for my 93yr old father-in-law. We are having a very difficult time determining if a severe rash on his chest and entire body is being cause by aminodarone or Coumadin 5mg. MD Stopped the aminodarone about 1&1/2 weeks ago but he is still taking the Warfarin or Coumadin. He has tacky-brady syndrome and the Cardiologist d/c'd the aminodarone. Where shall we go from here? Tha ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
8/30/2009 4:29:16 PM

Reviewer: bbs99b, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Had a heart attack and came out of hospital with intermittent a-fib......the drug seemed to do its job.......have had worsening of vision and some blurred vision .....get very red in sun but didn't burn... Dr knew it was a very toxic drug and some new drug is out now called Multaq (dronedarone).......just started taking it but its not as toxic as the amiod or so the dr says .......we'll se ... Show Full Comment

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