Cordarone Intravenous

Cordarone® (amiodarone hydrochloride) is a prescription antiarrhythmia medication approved to treat certain types of serious abnormal heartbeats known as ventricular arrhythmias. This medication comes in the form of tablets that are taken once or twice daily. It used to be available in an injectable form; however, brand-name Cordarone injections are no longer available.
Amiodarone, the active ingredient in Cordarone, can be given as an intravenous infusion, which is a slow injection into a vein. These injectable forms of amiodarone are available as either an injection that must be mixed before use or as amiodarone premixed injection (Nexterone®).
(For more details on these tablets or infusions, click Cordarone. This Web page provides a complete overview of this antiarrhythmia medication, including how it works, possible side effects, and safety concerns.)
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