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Condition: Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular Tachycardia
2/20/2013 11:09:45 PM

Reviewer: Duke of Erle, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
30 to 45 mins. after eating 2-3 "grands" biscuits I started feeling the super rapid heartbeat an d told my wife we waited about 30 more before calling 911. They gave me 6 mgs then an other 12 mgs before I got the relief they expected to see. It was a direct reaction to MSG which we NOW screen ALL "prepared foods" very closely.

Condition: Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular Tachycardia
9/15/2011 6:19:44 AM

Reviewer: sukisiamese, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It was administered to me when I was 35 weeks pregnant. My daughter was unaffected. It was the most painful injection I ever received. I didn't know what to expect, which was good. It stopped my heart and I watched my heart flat-line for a full ten seconds. During that time I reached out with? both my arms to try to knock anything I could off of any shelves, which didn't exist. For about a ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular Tachycardia
4/24/2010 5:17:40 PM

Reviewer: JAF, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was first introduced to this drug in an ambulance on the way to the hospital due to supraventricular tachycardia. First dose was given 6mgs IV. Was hardly effective at all. Shortly was administered 12mg which lasted until we were leaving the counter of the ER for a exam room. Heart rate again surged to rapid. Nurses administered another dose, which lasted only a minimal amount of time. A p ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular Tachycardia
11/10/2009 1:37:52 AM

Reviewer: adenocard, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:

Condition: Having a Rapid Heart Action - Supraventricular Tachycardia
9/27/2009 12:40:57 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This medicine worked for me : I was trying to bring my heart rate down myself But could not after 2 hours the Doctor injected he first dose of ADENOCARD and had immediate relief i am 40 yrs old Female and would not hesitate to do this again if needed. Waiting for so long with a heart beat of over 220 has hurt my chest SO 1 Hour to 1.5 Hours would be Max for trying then something needs to be do ... Show Full Comment

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