Antiarrhythmic agents

2017-07-28T22:40:49+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Ajmaline, Chronotropic, Magnesium citrate, Adenosine, Lidocaine, Amiodarone, Quinidine, Sotalol, Procainamide, Diltiazem, Chloroquine, Propafenone, BRL-32872, Landiolol, Tazolol, Moracizine, Ibutilide, Trimecaine, Alinidine, N-Acetylprocainamide, Asocainol, Actisomide, Azimilide, Sematilide, Indecainide, Aprindine, Dronedarone, Verapamil, Phenytoin, Sparteine, Bretylium, Metildigoxin, Ethacizine, Vomilenine, Bufagin, Pilsicainide, Pirolazamide, Nifekalant, Rotigaptide, Bunaftine, Mexiletine, Flecainide, Bupranolol, Celivarone, Clofilium, Encainide, Vernakalant, Lorcainide, Budiodarone, Cariporide, Diacetolol flashcards Antiarrhythmic agents
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  • Ajmaline
    Ajmaline (also known by trade names Gilurytmal, Ritmos, and Aritmina) is an alkaloid that is class Ia antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Chronotropic
    Chronotropic effects (from chrono-, meaning time, and tropos, "a turn") are those that change the heart rate.
  • Magnesium citrate
    Magnesium citrate is a magnesium preparation in salt form with citric acid in a 1:1 ratio (1 magnesium atom per citrate molecule).
  • Adenosine
    Adenosine is a purine nucleoside composed of a molecule of adenine attached to a ribose sugar molecule (ribofuranose) moiety via a β-N9-glycosidic bond.
  • Lidocaine
    Lidocaine, also known as xylocaine and lignocaine, is a medication used to numb tissue in a specific area and to treat ventricular tachycardia.
  • Amiodarone
    Amiodarone is an antiarrhythmic medication used to treat and prevent a number of types of irregular heartbeats.
  • Quinidine
    Quinidine is a pharmaceutical agent that acts as a class I antiarrhythmic agent (Ia) in the heart.
  • Sotalol
    Sotalol is a drug used in individuals with rhythm disturbances of the heart (cardiac arrhythmias).
  • Procainamide
    Procainamide is a medication of the antiarrhythmic class used for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias.
  • Diltiazem
    Diltiazem (INN) (/dɪlˈtaɪəzɛm/) is a nondihydropyridines (non-DHP) calcium channel blocker used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, and some types of arrhythmia.
  • Chloroquine
    Chloroquine is a medication used to prevent and to treat malaria in areas where malaria is known to be sensitive to its effects.
  • Propafenone
    Propafenone (/proʊˈpæfᵻnoʊn/ proh-PAF-i-nohn; brand name Rythmol SR or Rytmonorm) is a class 1C anti-arrhythmic medication, which treats illnesses associated with rapid heart beats such as atrial and ventricular arrhythmias.
  • BRL-32872
    BRL-32872 is an experimental drug candidate that provides a novel approach to the treatment of cardiac arrhythmia.
  • Landiolol
    Landiolol (INN) is a drug which acts as a highly cardioselective, ultra short-acting beta blocker.
  • Tazolol
    Tazolol is a beta blocker with some utility in the treatment of heart disease.
  • Moracizine
    Moracizine (INN) or moricizine (USAN) (trade name Ethmozine) is an antiarrhythmic of class IC.
  • Ibutilide
    Ibutilide is a Class III antiarrhythmic agent that is indicated for acute cardioconversion of atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter of a recent onset to sinus rhythm.
  • Trimecaine
    Trimecaine (systematic name (2,4,6-trimethylphenylcarbamoylmethyl)diethylammonium chloride, chemical formula C15H25ClN2O) is an organic compound used as a local anesthetic and cardial antiarrhythmic.
  • Alinidine
    Alinidine (ST567) is a negative chronotrope that was developed in the 1970s and 1980s.
  • N-Acetylprocainamide
    N-Acetylprocainamide (NAPA or acecainide) is the N-acetylated metabolite of procainamide.
  • Asocainol
    Asocainol is a class 1a anti-arrhythmic compound.
  • Actisomide
    Actisomide is an antiarrhythmic drug that is made from Disopyramide.
  • Azimilide
    Azimilide is a class ΙΙΙ antiarrhythmic drug (used to control abnormal heart rhythms).
  • Sematilide
    Sematilide is an antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Indecainide
    Indecainide (INN, trade name Decabid) is a class Ic antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Aprindine
    Aprindine is a Class 1b antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Dronedarone
    Dronedarone (development codename SR33589 and marketed as Multaq) is a drug by Sanofi-Aventis, mainly for the indication of cardiac arrhythmias.
  • Verapamil
    Verapamil (sold under ) is a calcium channel blocker used in the treatment of hypertension, angina pectoris, cardiac arrhythmia, and most recently, cluster headaches.
  • Phenytoin
    Phenytoin, sold under the brand name Dilantin among others, is an anti-seizure medication.
  • Sparteine
    Sparteine is a class 1a antiarrhythmic agent; a sodium channel blocker.
  • Bretylium
    Bretylium (also bretylium tosylate) is an antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Metildigoxin
    Metildigoxin (INN, or medigoxin BAN, or methyldigoxin) is a cardiac glycoside, a type of drug that can be used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and cardiac arrhythmia (irregular heartbeat).
  • Ethacizine
    Ethacizine (ethacyzine) is a class Ic antiarrhythmic agent, related to moracizine.
  • Vomilenine
    Vomilenine is an intermediate chemical in the biosynthesis of ajmaline.
  • Bufagin
    Bufagin is a toxic steroid C24H34O5 obtained from toad's milk, the poisonous secretion of a skin gland on the back of the neck of a large toad (Rhinella marina, synonym Bufo marinus, the Cane Toad).
  • Pilsicainide
    Pilsicainide (INN) is an antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Pirolazamide
    Pirolazamide (SC-26,438) is an antiarrhythmic agent that was never marked.
  • Nifekalant
    Nifekalant (INN) is a class III antiarrhythmic agent approved in Japan for the treatment of arrhythmias and ventricular tachycardia.
  • Rotigaptide
    Rotigaptide (ZP-123) is a drug currently under clinical investigation for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias – specifically atrial fibrillation.
  • Bunaftine
    Bunaftine (or bunaphtine) is an antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Mexiletine
    Mexiletine (INN) (sold under the trade name Mexitil) is a non-selective voltage-gated sodium channel blocker which belongs to the Class IB anti-arrhythmic group of medicines.
  • Flecainide
    Flecainide acetate (/flɛˈkeɪnaɪd/ US dict: fle·kā′·nīd) is a class Ic antiarrhythmic agent used to prevent and treat tachyarrhythmias (abnormal fast rhythms of the heart).
  • Bupranolol
    Bupranolol is a non-selective beta blocker without intrinsic sympathomimetic activity (ISA), but with strong membrane stabilizing activity.
  • Celivarone
    Celivarone is an experimental drug being tested for use in pharmacological antiarrhythmic therapy.
  • Clofilium
    Clofilium is an antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Encainide
    Encainide (trade name Enkaid) is a class Ic antiarrhythmic agent.
  • Vernakalant
    Vernakalant (INN; codenamed RSD1235, proposed tradenames Kynapid and Brinavess) is an investigational drug under regulatory review for the acute conversion of atrial fibrillation.
  • Lorcainide
    Lorcainide (Lorcainide hydrochloride) is a Class 1c antiarrhythmic agent that is used to help restore normal heart rhythm and conduction in patients with premature ventricular contractions, ventricular tachycardiac [7] and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.
  • Budiodarone
    Budiodarone (ATI-2042) is an antiarrhythmic agent and chemical analog of amiodarone that is currently being studied in clinical trials.
  • Cariporide
    Cariporide is a selective Na+/H+ exchange inhibitor.
  • Diacetolol
    Diacetolol is the primary metabolite of acebutolol.