Active Ingredient(s):Digoxin FDA Approved: * September 30, 1997 Pharm Company: *SMITHKLINE BEECHAM Category:Heart (Cardiac)
Digoxin (better known as Digitalis), sold under the brand name Lanoxin among others, is a medication used to treat various heart conditions. Most frequently it is used for atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, and heart failure. Digoxin is one of the oldest medications used in the field of cardiology. It works by increasing myocardial contractility, increasing stroke volume and blood pressure, reducing heart rate, and somewhat extending the time frame of t...
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