Cordarone (Amiodarone) 50mg/ml
Cordarone (Amiodarone) 100mg
Cordarone (Amiodarone) 200mg
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQs):
Why Cordarone is prescribed?
Cordarone (Amiodarone) is once a day prescription tablet used to treat life-threatening abnormal and irregular heartbeat disorders. Amiodarone belongs to the class of drugs known as antiarrhythmic drugs. It works by blocking the electrical impulses that cause irregular heartbeat thus restoring and maintaining steady and normal heart rhythm. The effect of this medication can be seen as early as 4 days after starting the treatment and within 3-4 weeks it starts showing the beneficial effects too.
How to use Cordarone?
Cordarone comes in the tablets of 100 mg, 200 mg, and 400 mg strengths. This medication is to be taken once daily preferably at the same time of the day. It can be administered with or without food with lots of water. The doctor may start with a higher dose for one to three weeks and based on the response to the treatment the dose can be altered. This medication treatment requires regular follow up visits and blood work just to ensure how the body is responding to the drug.
What if I miss the dose of medicine?
If you miss a dose try to take it as soon as possible unless it is close to the time to take your next dose. Do not double dose. Always consult your doctor regarding instructions if you made any change in your dose knowingly or unknowingly. Set a daily alarm to remind you of your medication time about the same time every day to increase its effectiveness.
What are the side effects Cordarone?
The possible side effects of using Cordarone (Amiodarone) include:
- Abdominal pain
- Sensitivity to the sun
- Difficulty sleeping
- Irregular heartbeat
- Nausea and dizziness
- Bad taste
Immediately contact your doctor if the severity of any of these is beyond normal.
What are the safety/warnings/precautions for Cordarone?
- Always tell the doctor about any allergies you have or scheduled surgery.
- Do not stop taking or change the amiodarone dose without consulting your doctor.
- Do not take amiodarone if you have diabetes, thyroid, liver, or kidney problem.
- Avoid grapefruit consumption while on this medication.
What are the possible drug interactions?
It’s very important to tell the doctor about all the treatments and medications/supplements including prescription/nonprescription/over-the-counter (OTC) you have been taking before starting on Cordarone (Amiodarone) medication.
Some medicines may affect how amiodarone works and reduce its effect by removing it from the body or exceeding its content in the body. Hence, all the information regarding previous drugs should be given to the doctor and the pharmacist.
Is there a Generic Cordarone available?
Yes, the generic equivalent to Cordarone: Amiodarone is available.
Can I buy Cordarone without prescription?
No, a valid prescription is required for this medication.
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