Corpus ID: 30559994

[Therapy of arrhythmia induced by myocardial ischemia. Association of L-carnitine, propafenone and mexiletine].

@article{Mondillo1995TherapyOA,
  title={[Therapy of arrhythmia induced by myocardial ischemia. Association of L-carnitine, propafenone and mexiletine].},
  author={S. Mondillo and S. Faglia and N. D'Aprile and L. Mangiacotti and M. Campolo and E. Agricola and V. Palazzuoli},
  journal={La Clinica terapeutica},
  year={1995},
  volume={146 12},
  pages={
          769-74
        }
}
To assess the anti-arrythmic effect of L-carnitina, propafenone and mexiletine, we tested the drugs in 50 patients with effort angina and ventricular ectopic beats (VEB). The patients were randomized in 5 groups: Group A: was treated with oral L-carnitine at the dose of 2 g x 3 for two weeks. Group B: oral propafenone at the dose of 300 mg x 3 for two weeks. Group C: as group B+L-carnitine+g x 3 at the second weeks. Group D: oral mexiletine at the dose of 200 mg x 3 for two weeks. Group E: as… Expand
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