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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of flecainide Oral.

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Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
6/20/2008 1:03:11 PM

Reviewer: southofboston, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I take this drug, 150 mg 2x a day, along with atenolol, 25 mg 2x a day,81 mg aspirin. I just had a cardiac ablation, recovering quickly, 3rd day, up and doing some errands, no heavy lifting or extreme activities, or I can feel it at the entry site's. Less than 24 hrs after having the ablation, I went into an a-fib episode, that was close to being one of the worst ones I ever had. I had to go ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
6/12/2008 9:01:20 AM

Reviewer: Duts, 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: 4

Comment:

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
5/12/2008 12:39:43 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been on Flecainide 100 Mg. 2 times a day for 7 months. It worked well to get my heart in rythym but have had some side effects. Quivering sometimes, hair loss and depression. Doctor is taking me off and trying something else because of the hair loss.

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
5/7/2008 12:19:25 PM

Reviewer: bam68, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
It work great, but I had to stop because of dizzness & ringing in my ears

Condition: Atrial Fibrillation
4/8/2008 6:47:24 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
After experiencing fast, irregular heartbeat events, especially at night, I finally located a cardiologist known as a CARDIAC ELECTROPHYSIOLOGIST who used a so-called "Holter Monitor" to successfully diagnose my problem as chronic atrial fibrillation. He prescribed Flecainide 100mg every 12 hours. It is an effective medication. Symptoms have totally disappeared since first starting Fleca ... Show Full Comment

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