Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Mexitil

Descriptions


Mexiletine belongs to the group of medicines known as antiarrhythmics. It is used to correct irregular heartbeats to a normal rhythm.

Mexiletine produces its helpful effects by slowing nerve impulses in the heart and making the heart tissue less sensitive.

Mexiletine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Capsule
  • Capsule, Extended Release