Sotalol and type IA drugs in combination prevent recurrence of sustained ventricular tachycardia.

@article{Dorian1993SotalolAT,
  title={Sotalol and type IA drugs in combination prevent recurrence of sustained ventricular tachycardia.},
  author={P. Dorian and D. Paul Newman and Nancy Berman and J Fr Hardy and Jerry Mitchell},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology},
  year={1993},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={106-13}
}
OBJECTIVES This study assessed the efficacy of the combination of sotalol and either quinidine or procainamide in preventing sustained ventricular tachycardia inducibility and recurrence and prospectively evaluated the ability of the drug combination to prevent ventricular tachycardia recurrence when the arrhythmia remained inducible but was modified. BACKGROUND Individual antiarrhythmic drugs are often ineffective in preventing the induction and recurrence of sustained ventricular… CONTINUE READING