What is the Generic Name for Cordarone?
What is the Trade Name for Amiodarone?
What are the Indications of Amiodarone (Cordarone )?
- Atrial fibrilation
- Ventricular arrhythmias
- ACLS protocol for v-fib and vTACH
What are the Actions of Amiodarone (Cordarone )?
Prolongs action potential, inhibits adrenergic stimulation, slows rate, decreases peripheral vascular resistance causing vasodilation
What is the Therapeutic Class of Amiodarone (Cordarone )?
Antiarrhythmic class III, Potassium channel blocker
What is the Pharmacologic Class of Amiodarone (Cordarone )?
Date Published - Jan 13, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 23, 2016