Mexitil

Active Ingredient(s): Mexiletine
FDA Approved: * December 30, 1985
Pharm Company: * BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM
Category: Irregular Heartbeat (Arrhythmia)

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Mexitil Overview

Mexiletine (INN) (sold under the trade name Mexitil) is a non-selective voltage-gated sodium channel blocker which belongs to the Class IB anti-arrhythmic group of medicines.[1] It is used to treat arrhythmias within the heart, or seriously irregular heartbeats. It slows conduction in the heart and makes the heart tissue less sensitive. Dizziness, heartburn, nausea, nervousness, trembling, unsteadiness are common side effects. It is available in injection and capsule form. Cla...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Mexiletine
  • Capsule: 150mg, 200mg, 250mg
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