Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Cordarone IV

Descriptions


Amiodarone injection is used to treat life-threatening heart rhythm problems called ventricular arrhythmias. It is used in patients who have already been treated with other medicines that did not work well.

Amiodarone injection belongs to the group of medicines known as antiarrhythmics. It works directly on the heart tissue and will slow the nerve impulses in the heart. This helps keep the heart rhythm normal.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

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