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I'm Looking For Pacerone (amiodarone) Information From Other A Fib Patients.

I'm Looking For Pacerone (amiodarone) Information From Other A Fib Patients.

I have been on bisoprolol and diltiazem for awhile, but am looking at starting amiodarone (pacerone) instead of the bisoprolol. I would love to hear from others about the Pacerone.

Thanks

Natural Supplements

Natural Supplements

Along with your normal heart medication what other supplements do you take ?

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I take niacin, magnesium citrate, vit. D, elderberry with zinc and vit. C.

posted 2 days ago

Has Anyone Had Aorta Or Mitral Valve Repair And/or Replacement?

Has Anyone Had Aorta Or Mitral Valve Repair And/or Replacement?

I had an echo and was told I have two leaky valves. I would like to hear your stories if you went through repair or replacement.

I Have Had 4 Steps Put In I've Been Taken Effiant Connecting It For Over A Year What's The Normal Time Of Staying On Blood Thinner

I Have Had 4 Steps Put In I've Been Taken Effiant Connecting It For Over A Year What's The Normal Time Of Staying On Blood Thinner

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I forget what I was on for blood thinner. But my levels were so off balance. I was such a mess and I lived at Lab Corp. I hate that place. You wait and wait and l got poked too much and my veins were… read more

posted 10 days ago

Mechanical Valve Heartbeat

Mechanical Valve Heartbeat

I'm pretty sure I asked something similar before, but does anyone have experience with one of the longer lasting mechanical heart valves? It's been brought up to my cardiologists many times and I have had very thorough work ups and things seem fine, but I still describe my heartbeat now as having the Jumanji drum beat on me constantly. At times it just feels so strong that it feels like it is kicking me in the Chest. I just need to know if that is something that others have experienced with the… read more

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

thanks for the reply SusanHarper! I also have a pacemaker. I sometimes wonder if that could also be what I am feeling... I've mentioned it. They just say there is nothing else they can do with the… read more

posted 10 days ago

Explain Ejection Fraction

Explain Ejection Fraction

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I've been on blood thiners since a stent for 80% blockage in August of 2021. Have no issues or interactions with the other 12 prescription drugs. If that heavy dose of a statin keeps my other… read more

posted 19 days ago

What Advice Do You Have For Others About Managing Fatigue?

What Advice Do You Have For Others About Managing Fatigue?

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Tolerantcorpse your trouble maker is trying to look very innocent to me. But my Jackie, dog has everyone fooled to thinking she is so sweet which is a side she shows in public at home she can be… read more

posted 4 days ago

Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyapathy

Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyapathy

Does anyone else have obstructive hypertrophic cardiomapathy? I would would like to discuss experiences as there are not too many of us on this board.

A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

I have just been diagnosed with Preserved Heart Failure just this month. I have had valve disease since childhood after Rheumatic Fever. I also would like to visit with others who manage their… read more

posted 25 days ago
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