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Condition: Ventricular Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation
1/22/2011 9:18:56 PM

Reviewer: Ken , 75 or over Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Twice I have had overdose problems because my physician did not perfor periodic blood level tests. In the first instance the overdose was determined by an emergency room visit because my defibrilator implant discharged. The second time complaints of headache, dizziness, and fatigue caused my physician (a new physician, at that) to order a digoxin test.

Condition: Ventricular Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation
12/26/2010 11:12:34 PM

Reviewer: JKay, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 57 Female, family history of heart problems. I have AF from severe stress resulting in depression and panic attacks that caused racing pains in the heart. The digoxin helped immediately to stop the pains and I take an anti depressant to help till I get the worst of the stress out of my life. I think I will be all right now; I didn't know it I would make it before I got help from the docto ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Ventricular Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation
12/25/2010 2:20:44 AM

Reviewer: sarg, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
As a man, the enlargement of my breast has caused me some pretty severe pain. So painful at times they are touchess.

Condition: Ventricular Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation
12/15/2010 10:57:29 PM

Reviewer: kathcardiac@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have experienced nausea, visual disturbances, extreme fatigue, pounding of the heartbeat very pronounced. Also taking Sotalol. The combination has controlled my Atrial Fibrillation since cardioversion on Nov. 18th, but has left me feeling not so good, thinking the dosage is too much for me.

Condition: Ventricular Rate Control in Atrial Fibrillation
12/2/2010 10:03:55 PM

Reviewer: taterue64@aol.com, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
well I have only been on the digoxin 1 week my heart rate seems the same I feel drain of my energy heart rate speeds up 3 or 4 times a day not hungry just dont want eat but I have to make my self eat

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