Pharmacokinetics of landiolol hydrochloride, a new ultra‐short‐acting β‐blocker, in patients with cardiac arrhythmias

@article{Atarashi2000PharmacokineticsOL,
  title={Pharmacokinetics of landiolol hydrochloride, a new ultra‐short‐acting $\beta$‐blocker, in patients with cardiac arrhythmias},
  author={Hirotsugu Atarashi and Akinori Kuruma and Masaaki Yashima and Hirokazu Saitoh and Takeshi Ino and Yasumi Endoh and Hirokazu Hayakawa},
  journal={Clinical Pharmacology \& Therapeutics},
  year={2000},
  volume={68}
}
To elucidate pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of landiolol hydrochloride, newer developed ultra‐short‐acting β‐blocker, in patients with various cardiac tachyarrhythmias. 

Effect of landiolol hydrochloride, an ultra‐short‐acting beta 1‐selective blocker, on supraventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation and flutter after pulmonary resection

The objective of this study was to investigate the efficacy of landiolol hydrochloride, an ultra‐short‐acting β1‐blocker, in patients with post‐operative supraventricular tachycardia after pulmonary resection.

Landiolol: pharmacology and its use for rate control in atrial fibrillation in an emergency setting

New insight is provided on landiolol, an ultra-short acting injectable betablocker, recently approved in Europe, with regard to its pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic profile, along with its first experience in Caucasian healthy volunteers and patients with atrial fibrillation.

Dose-Dependent Effect of Landiolol, a New Ultra-Short-Acting β1-Blocker, on Supraventricular Tachyarrhythmias in Postoperative Patients

The overall results demonstrate that landiolol is effective and useful for the treatment of postoperative SVT, and one patient with sick sinus syndrome developed an approximately 5-s cardiac arrest.

Landiolol, an ultra-short-acting β1-blocker, is useful for managing supraventricular tachyarrhythmias in sepsis.

Landiolol safely reduced heart rate and, in part, converted to sinus rhythm in septic patients with supraventricular tachyarrhythmias, and was observed more frequently in the landiolol group than in the control group.

Influence of Hepatic Impairment on the Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of Landiolol Hydrochloride, an Ultra-Short-Acting β1-Blocker

Although the authors did not observe any drug-related adverse events in these patients, hypotension or bradycardia should be considered, necessitating continuous monitoring of both heart rate and BP in patients with hepatic impairment who receive landiolol hydrochloride.

Intravenous infusion of ultra-short-acting β-blocker for postoperative atrial fibrillation is the one of choice.

  • M. Akaishi
  • Medicine
    Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • 2012
If it appears, intravenous verapamil or diltiazem, or oral β-blocker, is often administered empirically in the clinical setting in Japan, and onsite management is allowed because most episodes of AF spontaneously convert to sinus rhythm.

Open-Label Two-Dose Pilot Study of Landiolol for the Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation/Atrial Flutter in Caucasian Patients.

  • G. StixM. Wolzt G. Krumpl
  • Medicine
    Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • 2019
Investigation of the suitability of landiolol, an ultra-short-acting β1-specific β-blocker, for the treatment of atrial fibrillation/atrial flutter in Caucasian patients found it suitable for the acute treatment of tachycardic AF/AFL.

Effects of landiolol, an ultra-short-acting beta1-selective blocker, on electrical storm refractory to class III antiarrhythmic drugs.

  • Y. MiwaT. Ikeda H. Yoshino
  • Medicine
    Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society
  • 2010
Landiolol is useful as a life-saving drug for class III antiarrhythmic drug-resistant ES, and the main mechanism of ES refractory to class IIIAntiarrhythmmic drugs could be abnormal automaticity but not reentry.
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