Disopyramide (Norpace®)

uncommonly used anti-arrhythmic for treatment of heart rhythm disturbances

Medication Info

  • Class of Medication
    • uncommonly used anti-arrhythmic for treatment of heart rhythm disturbances
  • Effects
    • severe ventricular arrhythmias not responsive to other medications
  • Side Effects
    • generally will only be used by a veterinary cardiologist
    • heart effects
      • decreased heart function
      • not used if pet in congestive heart failure
      • can affect other rhythm disturbances
    • other effects
      • dry mouth or eyes
      • constipation
      • urinary difficulties
  • Other Info
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