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Encainide

Introduction: Encainide

Description of Encainide

Encainide: antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Enkaid) used to treat life-threatening arrhythmias but increases the risk of sudden death in heart attack patients.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Encainide: One of the ANTI-ARRHYTHMIA AGENTS, it blocks SODIUM CHANNELS and slows conduction within the His-Purkinje system and myocardium.
Source: Diseases Database

Encainide: One of the ANTI-ARRHYTHMIA AGENTS, it blocks SODIUM CHANNELS and slows conduction within the His-Purkinje system and myocardium.
Source: MeSH 2007

Encainide: Related Topics

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Terms associated with Encainide:

Terms Similar to Encainide:

  • Enkaid

Source - WordNet 2.1

Broader terms for Encainide

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Encainide

The following list attempts to classify Encainide 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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