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  • AMIODARONE – ORAL (A-mee-OH-da-rone)
  • COMMON BRAND NAME(S)- Cordarone, Pacerone

OPGEPASST: Though this medication often gives great benefits to people with irregular heartbeat, it may infrequently worsen an irregular heartbeat or cause serious (sometimes fatal) side effects. When starting treatment with this drug, your doctor may have you stay in the hospital for proper monitoring.

Amiodarone may take 2 weeks or longer to have an effect in your body. Also, this drug stays in your body for weeks to months, even after you are no longer taking it. Therefore, serious side effects may occur weeks to months after taking amiodarone. Serious side effects may include lung or liver problems. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any symptoms of lung or liver problems such as cough, shortness of breath, chest pain, coughing up blood, persistent nausea/vomiting, dark urine, severe stomach/abdominal pain, or yellowing eyes/skin.

GEBRAUCH:

This medication is used to treat certain types of serious (possibly fatal) irregular heartbeat (such as persistent ventricular fibrillation/tachycardia). It is used to restore normal heart rhythm and maintain a regular, steady heartbeat. Amiodarone is known as an anti-arrhythmic drug. It works by blocking certain electrical signals in the heart that can cause an irregular heartbeat.

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Read the Medication Guide provided by your pharmacist before you start using amiodarone and each time you get a refill. If you have any questions, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

  1. Huelt

    Take this medication by mouth, usually once or twice daily or as directed by your doctor. You may take this medication with or without food, but it is important to choose one way and take this medication the same way with every dose.

  2. Vermeiden

    Vermeit Grapefruit ze iessen oder Grapefruit Jus ze drénken wärend Dir dës Medikamenter benotzt, ausser Ären Dokter Iech anescht instruéiert. Grapefruit kann d'Quantitéit vun dësem Medikament an Ärem Bluttkrees erhéijen. Consultéiert Ären Dokter oder Apdikter fir méi Detailer.

  3. Doséierung

    The dosage is based on your medical condition and response to treatment. Your doctor may direct you to start this medication at a higher dose and gradually decrease your dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully. Do not stop taking this medication or change the dose without first consulting your doctor.

  4. Dokter

    Sot Ären Dokter wann Är Konditioun net verbessert oder wann et verschlechtert.

NEEFFEKTER:

  • Nausea
  • iwelzeg
  • Verstopfung
  • Verloscht vum Appetit
  • shaking
  • or tiredness may occur

If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor promptly.

Denkt drun datt Ären Dokter dëst Medikament verschriwwen huet well hien oder hatt beurteelt huet datt de Virdeel fir Iech méi grouss ass wéi de Risiko vun Nebenwirkungen. Vill Leit, déi dëst Medikament benotzen, hunn keng sérieux Nebenwirkungen.

Sot Ären Dokter direkt wann eng vun dësen onwahrscheinlechen awer eeschte Nebenwirkungen optrieden:

  • einfach Plooschteren / Blutungen
  • loss of coordination
  • tingling/numbness of the hands or feet
  • uncontrolled movements
  • new or worsening symptoms of heart failure (such as ankle/leg swelling
  • increased tiredness
  • increased shortness of breath when lying down)

Seek immediate medical attention if any of these rare but serious side effects occur:

  • faster/slower/more irregular heartbeat
  • schwéieren Schwindel
  • schwächen

Amiodarone may infrequently cause thyroid problems. Either low thyroid function or overactive thyroid function may occur. Tell your doctor immediately if you develop any symptoms of low or overactive thyroid, including:

  • cold or heat intolerance
  • unexplained weight loss/gain
  • thinning hair
  • ongewéinlech Schwëtzen
  • nervousness
  • irritability
  • Onrou
  • or lump/growth in the front of the neck (goiter)

This drug may cause your skin to be more sensitive to the sun. With long-term treatment, you may infrequently develop blue-gray color of the skin. This effect is not harmful and color may return to normal after the drug is stopped. Avoid prolonged sun exposure to help prevent this effect. (See also Precautions section.)

This drug may infrequently cause vision changes. Very rarely, cases of permanent blindness have been reported. Tell your doctor immediately if you develop any vision changes (such as seeing halos or blurred vision).

Eng ganz sérieux allergesch Reaktioun op dëst Medikament ass selten. Wéi och ëmmer, sicht direkt medizinesch Opmierksamkeet wann Dir Symptomer vun enger schlëmmer allergescher Reaktioun bemierkt, dorënner:

  • Ausschlag
  • Jucken / Schwellungen (besonnesch vum Gesiicht / Zong / Hals)
  • schwéieren Schwindel
  • Otemschwieregkeeten

Dëst ass net eng komplett Lëscht vu méigleche Nebenwirkungen. Wann Dir aner Effekter bemierkt, déi net uewen opgezielt sinn, kontaktéiert Ären Dokter oder Apdikter.

A Groussbritannien - Rufft Ären Dokter fir medizinesch Berodung iwwer Nebenwirkungen.

A Groussbritannien - Rufft Ären Dokter fir medizinesch Berodung iwwer Nebenwirkungen.

VIRSIICHTSMOOSNAMEN:

Before taking amiodarone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or to iodine; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

  1. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, lung disease, thyroid problems.
  2. Dëst Medikament kann Iech schwindeleg maachen. Fuert net, benotzt Maschinnen oder maacht keng Aktivitéit déi Alarm erfuerdert bis Dir sécher sidd datt Dir esou Aktivitéite sécher ausféiere kënnt. Limitéiert alkoholescht Gedrénks.
  3. Dëst Medikament kann Iech méi empfindlech fir d'Sonn maachen. Vermeit verlängert Sonnebelaaschtung, Sonnestänn a Sonneluuchten. Benotzt e Sonneschutz a droen Schutzkleedung wann Dir dobaussen sidd.
  4. Before having surgery, tell your doctors or dentist about all the products you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products).
  5. Amiodarone may cause a condition that affects the heart rhythm (QT prolongation). QT prolongation can infrequently result in serious (rarely fatal) fast/irregular heartbeat and other symptoms (such as severe dizziness, fainting) that need medical attention right away.
  6. The risk of QT prolongation may be increased if you have certain medical conditions or are taking other drugs that may cause QT prolongation. Before using amiodarone, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all the drugs you take and if you have any of the following conditions: certain heart problems (heart failure, slow heartbeat, QT prolongation in the EKG), family history of certain heart problems (QT prolongation in the EKG, sudden cardiac death).
  7. Low levels of potassium or magnesium in the blood may also increase your risk of QT prolongation. This risk may increase if you use certain drugs (such as diuretics/”water pills”) or if you have conditions such as severe sweating, diarrhea, or vomiting. Talk to your doctor about using amiodarone safely.
  8. Older adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially QT prolongation (see above).
  9. This medication is not recommended for use during pregnancy. It may harm an unborn baby. Consult your doctor for more details.

Amiodarone passes into breast milk and may have undesirable effects on a nursing infant. Breast-feeding is not recommended while using this drug.

DRUG INTERAKTIOUNEN:

Drogeninteraktiounen kënnen änneren wéi Är Medikamenter funktionnéieren oder Äert Risiko fir sérieux Nebenwirkungen erhéijen. Dëst Dokument enthält net all méiglech Drogeninteraktiounen. Halt eng Lëscht vun all de Produkter déi Dir benotzt (inklusiv Rezept / Net-Rezept-Drogen a Kraiderprodukter) an deelt se mat Ärem Dokter an Apdikter. Fänkt net un, stoppt oder ännert d'Dosis vun all Medikamenter net ouni d'Zoustëmmung vun Ärem Dokter.

A product that may interact with this drug is:

  • fingolimod.

Many drugs besides amiodarone may affect the heart rhythm (QT prolongation), including dofetilide, pimozide, procainamide, quinidine, sotalol, macrolide antibiotics (such as clarithromycin, erythromycin), quinolone antibiotics (such as levofloxacin), among others. (See also Precautions section.)

Other medications can affect the removal of amiodarone from your body, which may affect how amiodarone works. Examples include azole antifungals (such as itraconazole), cimetidine, protease inhibitors (such as indinavir), rifamycins (such as rifampin), St. John’s wort, among others.

Amiodarone can slow down the removal of other medications from your body, which may affect how they work. Examples of affected drugs include beta blockers (such as propranolol), calcium channel blockers (such as diltiazem, verapamil), clopidogrel, cyclosporine, digoxin, phenytoin, certain “statin” drugs (atorvastatin, lovastatin), trazodone, warfarin, among others.

OVERDOS:

If overdose is suspected, contact a poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call their local poison control center. United Kingdom residents can call a provincial poison control center. Symptoms of overdose may include:

  • Schwächt
  • schwéieren Schwindel
  • very slow heartbeat
  • schwächen

NOTIZEN: Deelt dës Medikamenter net mat aneren.

Laboratory and/or medical tests (such as EKG, chest X-rays, lung tests, liver tests, thyroid tests, eye exams) should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details. Keep all laboratory and medical appointments.

MISSED DOSE:

Wann Dir eng Dosis verpasst, huelt se soubal Dir Iech erënnert. Wann et no der Zäit vun der nächster Dosis ass, sprangen déi verpasst Dosis iwwer a fuerdert Ären üblechen Doséierungsplang. Verduebelt d'Dosis net fir z'erreechen.

LAGER:

  • Store bei Raumtemperatur tëscht 68-77 Grad F (20-25 Grad C) ewech vu Liicht a Feuchtigkeit.
  • Net am Buedzëmmer späicheren.
  • Halt all Medikamenter ewech vu Kanner a Hausdéieren.
  • Spülen d'Medikamenter net an d'Toilette oder schëdden se an en Drain, ausser et gëtt gesot.
  • Gitt dëst Produkt richteg ewech wann et ofgelaf ass oder net méi gebraucht gëtt.

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