Cardiologist recommends coming off warfarin!
I received a letter this morning from the Cardiologist, which states " following DC cardioversion EGC shows her to be in sinus rhythm. Before...
Will I have to stop taking warfarin and or the flecainide and diltiazem ?...
Lone Atrial fibrillation and digestion
Hi I'm newly diagnosed with pad, but have been having episodes for the last 10 years, it's only recently the diagnosis was made on ECG. 150bp...
Blood pressure monitor question
Hi After being discharged from consultant and refered back to docs for care of my permanent AF I had my regular BP appointment with the speci...
Would appreciate any experiences or info from anyone who has had ablation procedures for flutter and fibrillation at the same time.
Apparently, I am in atrial flutter most of the time with episodes of atrial fibrillation ( up to 3 a day ). Has suggested ablation of both th...
Oral anticoagulation with DAPT failed to reduce stroke rates in AF
" "[ Oral anticoagulation ] was underused and its intensity was mostly suboptimal in ‘ real world ’ AF patients undergoing PCI, which led to ...
Some interesting reading
It seems that a conflict between the two elements of the autonomic system can act as triggers for AF so maybe eating a meal whilst worrying a...
Afib and ibrutinib
Waiting to see oncologist on Monday. Have talked to pharmacist at Diplomat Specialty drugs as well as been seen by my cardiologist....
Coming if Meds
Hello I have been on flecinide and bisoprolol since my ablation in jan , I have been told to wean myself of , but I stopped flecinide in eve ...
About A Fib and Pacemakers
Anyone living with AFib and an implanted pacemaker ( dual leads)?...
PROSED ABLATION AND PATIENT'S WEIGHT
I told him that 4 different beta blockers had not controlled the AF. Because of my weight - he wants an anaesthetist to take care of me whils...
I put this as a post by mistake, I just want to know from someone with permanent AF if it is normal to be out of breath...
I had a successful cardioversion last June and was kept on Amiodarone, Bisoporole, Losartan & Warfarin I was unable to see the Cardiologist a...
Anyone taking natural herbs to help their anxiety I do not want to take any prescription medications
I had a bad reaction to Lexapro and I do not want to take any prescription medications again I'm trying to go the natural way but I'm so over...
Third ablation recommended
As most of you aware I just had my second ablation two weeks ago , and I can say both of my previous ablations were successful thank god ....
I was diagnosed with AF about 4 years ago, am on Warfarin, & Bisoprolol 1.25mg but still go into AF about every 3 to 4 weeks,
I have been on various drugs but none of them stop me going into AF which always start sometime during the night so I wake up with the proble...
Are these ectopic beats?
I know when I'm having an AF episode with jumping, flapping, fluttering heart and fast ( 150+) pulse, breathless and low BP but there are als...
Will I forever have the AFIB diagnosis after one EKG?
But my question still becomes: Will I forever have the diagnosis of AFIB after just ONE episode that the EKG captured????...
Question about sleep
For those that can't sleep due to anxiety, what do you do or use to get some sleep? I have tried melatonin, over the counter sleep aids to no...
Thanks for rapid responses
I think I need to try the change of drug route before undergoing angiogram and possible 2nd ablation. I would just like to get off Bisoprolol...
Newbie member - advice please
I'm 38 and was diagnosed with paroxysmal A Fib and Atrial Flutter in September after having 6 months of palpitations that made me feel dizzy ...
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