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Cardiotoxicity -- Certain Tricyclic Antidepressants

Cardiotoxicity -- Certain Tricyclic Antidepressants: Introduction

Cardiotoxicity -- Certain Tricyclic Antidepressants: Exposure to certain tricyclic antidepressants can have a toxic effect on the heart and may result in abnormal heart rhythm. The degree of toxicity may be influenced the duration and level of exposure to the chemical. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cardiotoxicity -- Certain Tricyclic Antidepressants is available below.

Symptoms of Cardiotoxicity -- Certain Tricyclic Antidepressants

Treatments for Cardiotoxicity -- Certain Tricyclic Antidepressants

  • Removal from further exposure and decontamination to minimise ongoing cardiac damage
  • Acute medical management of symptoms such as arrhythmias and and cardiac failure
  • Ongoing surveillance and treatment of longer term cardiac dysfunction
  • more treatments...»

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