Afib Drugs – Multaq – Another Look

Afib sufferers need to “Know their Foe” –  part of this is to know the many drug options to control Atrial Fibrillation. As you may…

AFib, anticoagulants and antidotes

In this video, Dr Sanjay Gupta, discusses the role of different anticoagulants in atrial fibrillation and why the lack of antidotes shouls not put anyone…

Atrial Fibrillation – Me Being Cardioverted

Getting cardioverted after an episode of Atrial Fibrillation – After having an episode, the doctors gave me a procedure called a Cardioversion. This procedure is…

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Atrial Fibrillation Treatment Options–Dr. James Edgerton consults on Afib treatment with patient

  In this video, cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. James Edgerton of The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano (Plano, TX) consults with an afib patient…

The Management of Atrial Fibrillation

  Atrial Fibrillation (AF) represents a growing public health burden. It is a complex condition, involving a number of etiologic factors and arrhythmia mechanisms associated…

Afib and Stroke – The Unknown Connection

Ever wonder why you read about seemingly healthy people suddenly having a debilitation stroke?  The reason may be a largely overlooked risk factor – Atrial…

Atrial fibrillation Medications – Anticoagulation

Dr. Jeff Nagge explains the use of blood thinners to reduce stroke risk for people with atrial fibrillation.

Pradaxa Anticoagulant Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation Related Stroke – UPDATE!

  UPDATE!!                UPDATE!! Dallas, Nov 18 (Reuters) – An experimental antidote to the widely used blood clot preventer Pradaxa…

How can the symptoms of atrial fibrillation be managed

Dr. Darryl Wells of the Swedish Heart and Vascular Institute talks about the stroke risk associated with atrial fibrillation and how that risk is dealt…

Afib Treatment Traditional Medicine and Alternative Options!

Can Afib be influenced by dietary supplements and alternative medicine! Maybe? Today I’m going to be sharing with you a little information on the interconnected…

Xarelto & Anticoagulant Bloody Side-Effects

Anti coagulates have problems.

Antidote for anticoagulant Pradaxa to be tested in Hamilton

Pradaxa Alert! Boehringer Ingelheim seeking fast response to reverse uncontrolled bleeding

Anticoagulants

New Blood Thinners vs Warfarin

Pradaxa(dabigatran) – Xarelto(rivaroxaban) – Eliquis(apixaban) Are these novel anticoagulants better than Warfarin or are there concerns… All three new anticoagulants are approved for atrial fibrillation treatment in…

Certain Rx Painkillers Tied to Higher AFib Risk

Although this study is only able to show an association between prescription NSAIDs and the risk for atrial fibrillation, lead researcher Dr. Bruno Stricker, a…

Afib Update

Pain Medication and Afib Risk

Popular pain relievers may increase the risk of atrial fibrillation â?? the most common cause of irregular heartbeat, The New York Times reported.

Health Talk Afib

Atrial Fibrillation Treatments–StopAfib.org interviews Dr. Douglas Packer on the CABANA Trial

StopAfib.org interviews Dr. Douglas Packer See the full transcript at: http://www.stopafib.org/newsitem.cfm/NEWSID/298 In this video, Dr. Douglas L. Packer o…

Warfarin Best for Afib Patients with Kidney Problems

Study Rundown: Patients presenting with atrial fibrillation (AF) following myocardial infarction are often prescribed warfarin as a preventative measure against thromboembolic events. A subset of…

Surgery vs. Drugs for Irregular Heartbeat

Take it from me drug treatment for Atrial Fibrillation will only buy you time.  Get your afib FIXED and try not to settle for anything…

Zapping Vein Tops Drugs for Controlling Afib

Paroxysmal atrial fibrillation (Afib) recurred significantly less often in patients initially treated with radiofrequency ablation (RFA) instead of medication, results of a randomized trial showed….

As Pradaxa Lawsuits Mount – Pradaxa the Country’s Most Complained About Medication

The Firm is investigating Pradaxa lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffered serious episodes of internal bleeding, allegedly due to their use of the…

A Common Treatment for Gout Shows Promise in Atrial Fibrillation Patients

Here’s one to ask you cardiologist/electrophysiologist about.   An exciting study of a potential new atrial fibrillation treatment just came out which studied the effects…

“Affair of the Heart” event to feature internationally recognized heart …

“In some cases, AFib can cause chest pain but some people may not feel any symptoms,” Dr. Bhakta said. “A lot of the episodes are…

Potential Pradaxa Antidote – It’s about time

I was prescribed Pradaxa as an alternative for Coumadin when I was in Afib.  The elimination of the need for regular blood tests as with…

Dr. Jeff Nagge – Atrial fibrillation medications

Dr. Jeff Nagge explains how to manage vitamin K intake when taking warfarin Part of an unscripted video series “Speaking from experience”

Amiodarone Review

Amiodarone – Uniquely Effective, But Uniquely Toxic Amiodarone – Uniquely Effective, But Uniquely Toxic   Amiodarone, what is amiodarone, fibrillation ventricular, atrial fibrillation, ventricular fibrillation,…