How effective is Cardizem for Atrial flutter (Atrial fibrillation/flutter)?
Summary: 22 Cardizem users have rated its effectiveness for Atrial flutter.
Overall ratings: 3.3/5
Long term ratings: 3.3/5
This is a review of how effective Cardizem (diltiazem hydrochloride) is for Atrial flutter and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Cardizem
Cardizem has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cardizem 16,419 users)
Atrial flutter (an abnormal heart rhythm that occurs in the atria of the heart) can be treated by Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin, Digoxin, Flecainide Acetate, Pradaxa, Sotalol Hydrochloride. (latest reports from Atrial Flutter 84,051 patients)
On Dec, 18, 2014: 22 people are studied for taking Cardizem in Atrial flutter
Cardizem effectiveness for Atrial flutter (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Gender of people who take Cardizem for Atrial flutter * :
|Atrial flutter||45.45%||54.55% |
Age of people who take Cardizem for Atrial flutter * :
|Atrial flutter||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.55%||13.64%||9.09%||72.73% |
Who find Cardizem more effective for Atrial flutter?
Gender of people who find Cardizem more effective * :
|Atrial flutter||22.22%||77.78% |
Age of people who find Cardizem more effective * :
|Atrial flutter||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||11.11%||0.00%||88.89% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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