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Amiodarone

Introduction: Amiodarone

Description of Amiodarone

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Amiodarone -- Teratogenic Agent:
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Amiodarone: an antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Cordarone) that has potentially fatal side effects and is used to control serious heart rhythm problems only when safer agents have been ineffective.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Amiodarone: 2-butyl-3-(3,5-diiodo-4-beta diethylaminoethoxybenzoyl) benzofuran; coronary vasodilator used as an antiarrhythmic; severe risk of pulmonary and hepatic toxicity via disruption of lysosomal function; also has amphiphilic phototoxin properties.
Source: Diseases Database

Amiodarone: 2-butyl-3-(3,5-diiodo-4-beta diethylaminoethoxybenzoyl) benzofuran; coronary vasodilator used as an antiarrhythmic; severe risk of pulmonary and hepatic toxicity via disruption of lysosomal function; also has amphiphilic phototoxin properties.
Source: CRISP

Amiodarone: An antianginal and antiarrhythmic drug. It increases the duration of ventricular and atrial muscle action by inhibiting Na,K-activated myocardial adenosine triphosphatase. There is a resulting decrease in heart rate and in vascular resistance.
Source: MeSH 2007

Amiodarone: Related Topics

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Amiodarone as a Disease

Amiodarone: Another name for Amiodarone -- Teratogenic Agent (or close medical condition association).
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Amiodarone: Related Diseases

Amiodarone: Amiodarone is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Amiodarone (Amiodarone -- Teratogenic Agent)

Some of the symptoms of Amiodarone incude:

Amiodarone: Treatments

Amiodarone (treatment): See Amiodarone (treatment information).

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Terms associated with Amiodarone:

Terms Similar to Amiodarone:

  • Cordarone

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Amiodarone

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Amiodarone

The following list attempts to classify Amiodarone into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • antiarrhythmic,antiarrhythmic drug,antiarrhythmic medication
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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