Amiodarone

Known as: Amiodarone [Chemical/Ingredient], Amiodarona, 2-Butyl-3-benzofuranyl 4-(2-(diethylamino)ethoxy)-3,5-diiodophenyl ketone 
An iodine-rich benzofuran derivative with antiarrhythmic and vasodilatory activities. As a class III antiarrhythmic agent, amiodarone blocks the… (More)
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2009
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2009
This report is being published concurrently in 2009 in Endocrine Practice and Diabetes Care by the American Association of… (More)
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2006
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2006
CONTEXT Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) therapy is effective but is associated with high-voltage shocks that are… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this multicenter randomized trial was to compare total mortality during therapy with amiodarone or an… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The restoration and maintenance of sinus rhythm is a desirable goal in patients with atrial fibrillation, because the… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Ventricular arrhythmias are a major cause of death after myocardial infarction, especially in patients with poor left… (More)
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1997
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1997
OBJECTIVES We sought to assess the odds of experiencing adverse effects with low dose amiodarone therapy compared with placebo… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Atrial fibrillation occurs commonly after open-heart surgery and may delay hospital discharge. The purpose of this… (More)
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1995
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1995
BACKGROUND Asymptomatic ventricular arrhythmias in patients with congestive heart failure are associated with increased rates of… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
In severe heart failure many deaths are sudden and are presumed to be due to ventricular arrhythmias. The GESICA trial evaluated… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Your use of the JSTOR archive indicates your acceptance of JSTOR's Terms and Conditions of Use, available at http://www.jstor.org… (More)
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