Rythmol (Oral)

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side efects of rythmol

is there drug than rythmol with less side efects
by dan Bramhall, 06/09/2009

Can Rythmol cause any Kidney problems

My friend was just diagnosed with tumor in the kidney. He eats very healthly and exercises in daily basis. He's never smoked before and doesn't drink. The only thing he does every day for the past 10 years that is not normal is to take Rythmol...
by Liceth Dugay in Los Angeles, CA, 08/07/2006

Rythmol (Oral) Drug and Prescription Information

Rythmol (Oral)

Rythmol (Oral) Medication Classification


Rythmol (Oral) Brandname

Rythmol, Rythmol SR

Rythmol (Oral) is used for the Treatment

Propafenone Hydrochloride (proe-pa-FEEN-one hye-droe-KLOR-ide) Treats an irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia). Belongs to a class of drugs called class antiarrhythmics.

When To Not Use Rythmol (Oral)

You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to propafenone.

How Should You Use Rythmol (Oral)

Tablet, Long Acting Capsule

  • Your doctor will tell you how much of this medicine to use and how often. Do not use more medicine or use it more often than your doctor tells you to.
  • Take this medicine exactly as your doctor ordered, even if you feel fine.
  • You may take this medicine with or without food.Swallow the extended-release capsule whole. Do not crush, break, or chew it.
  • You may need to carry identification stating that you are using propafenone. Ask your doctor about this.
  • If a dose is missed:
  • Take the missed dose as soon as you can, unless you are more than 4 hours late.
  • If you are more than 4 hours late, skip the missed dose and take your medicine at your usual time.
  • You should not use two doses at the same time.

Proper Rythmol (Oral) Storage

Store Rythmol (Oral) at room temperature away from sunlight and moisture unless otherwise stated by manufacturer's instructions or labelling. Keep Rythmol (Oral) and all medications out of the reach of children.

What To Avoid While Using Rythmol (Oral)

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

  • Make sure your doctor knows if you are using other heart medicine (such as Lanoxin®, Cordarone®, or Cardizem®), or a blood thinner such as Coumadin®.

Rythmol (Oral) Warnings

  • Make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or if you have kidney disease, liver disease, asthma, bronchitis, emphysema, or a recent heart attack.
  • Do not suddenly stop taking this medicine without asking your doctor.
  • This medicine may make you dizzy or drowsy. Avoid driving, using machines, or doing anything else that could be dangerous if you are not alert.

Rythmol (Oral) Side Effects

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

  • Fast heartbeat
  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath or trouble breathing
  • Fainting
  • Swelling of the feet or ankles
  • Blurred vision
  • Unexplained fever, chills, or sore throat
  • Skin rash, severe itching or hives
  • If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
  • Dizziness, light-headedness, or hot flashes
  • Headache
  • Nausea, vomiting, or heartburn
  • Dry mouth or metallic or bitter taste
  • Diarrhea or constipation
  • Stomach cramps or loss of appetite
  • Trembling or shaking

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