Clinical value of cordarone as an antiarrhythmic agent.

The antiarrhythmic efficacy of Cordarone was studied in 90 patients (64 men and 26 women) aged 16-76. Cordarone appeared to be efficacious in the treatment of resistant arrhythmias, particularly ventricular extrasystoles and paroxysmal tachycardia in the WPW syndrome. Total disappearance of dysrhythmias was achieved in 40%, and good therapeutic effects in… CONTINUE READING