Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Amiodarone

Contributor(s): Mark Rishniw, Vetstream Ltd

Introduction

Class of drug

  • Class 3 antidysrhythmic agent.

Uses

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Indications

  • Reserved for refractory atrial and ventricular tachycardias.
  • Control of ventricular pre-excitation syndromes.

Administration

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Pharmacokinetics

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Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

  • Increases serum concentrations of digoxin Digoxin and diltiazem Diltiazem.
    Enhanced efficacy may be seen if combined with mexiletine Mexiletine.

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

  • BSAVA Small Animal Formulary. Ramsey I (2017) 9th edn. 

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