Help Your Heart Beat Without Being Beaten Financially
Rythmol-Propafenone Helps Your Heartbeat Beat
This medication is used alone or with other medications to help prevent the return of certain abnormally fast heartbeats that are life-threatening or that cause disabling symptoms (e.g., paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardias-PSVT, persistent ventricular tachycardia). Propafenone belongs to a class of drugs known as antidysrhythmics. It works by blocking the abnormal electrical activity of an abnormal heartbeat so that the normal heartbeat can occur.
This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription, in the following dosage form:
Oral Extended-release tablets (U.S.)
Tablets (U.S. and Canada)
Proper Use of This Medicine
Take this prescription drug exactly as your doctor directs you to do. ALWAYS follow his directions precisely and faithfully.. Do not take more or less of this medicine, and do not take it more often than your doctor ordered.
For patients taking the extended-release capsule form of this medicine
Swallow capsules whole. Do not crush, break, or chew them.
This medicine may be taken with or without food
Grapefruit and grapefruit juice may increase the effects of propafenone by increasing the amount of this medicine in the body. You should not eat grapefruit or drink grapefruit juice while you are taking this medicine.
The medicine will help you the most when there is a constant amount of it in your blood. In order to keep the amount constand, never miss even one dose. Take them at regular and exact intervals. If you must take three doses a day, take them at precixe eight hour intervals.
If you need help in planning the best times to take your medicine, check with your health care professional.
What are the possible side effects of Rythmol?
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