[Mneumonic] Amiodarone


Side effects of Amiodarone : BITCH

  • B - Bradycardia
  • I - Interstitial pulmonary fibrosis
  • T - Thyroid disorder (hyper/hypo)
  • C - Corneal microdeposits (visual haloes & photophobia)
  • H - Hepatitis / Hypersensitive skin (slate grey)
Rx: stop amiodarone and substitute with another anti-arrhythmias (eg:sotalol), and start carbimazole in view of amiodarone long plasma half life

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