Were you looking for more information about Amiodarone? Amidarone is a common misspelling of amiodarone.
A healthcare provider may prescribe amiodarone (Cordarone®, Pacerone®, Nexterone®) to help treat certain irregular heart rates called ventricular arrhythmias. This medicine is specifically approved for use in adults, but there are certain occasions where a healthcare provider might recommend it for use in children.
To help ensure a safe treatment, let your healthcare provider know about any other medical conditions you might have, such as a recent heart attack or any lung problems, as well as any other medications, vitamins, or supplements you are taking. Side effects may include fatigue, nausea, and vomiting.
(Click Amiodarone for more information, including other side effects to look out for during treatment and details on when and how this medication is taken. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)