AFib Patients Often Misjudge Stroke Risk vs Bleeding Risk on Oral Anticoagulants
This is interesting. medscape.com/viewarticle/91......
How my AF started...
Question for all the very knowledgeable people on here: Background: I had a Sleeve Gastrectomy ( weight loss surgery ) in 2012. Extremely suc...
Imbruvica plus alcohol or amitryptiline yields Afib?
After a few weeks on imbruvica, I had very bad arrhythmia attacks a few nights in a row, and had to quit. I am now switching to calquence....
Exercise and AF: from Patients Day 2018
In response to a question from @[586319 ] in another thread here's a summary of what was said about Exercise and AF last Sunday. However ,non...
AFib new and general questions
I was diagnosed recently with afib and flutter always striking at rest ....
I have just been prescribed Sotalol ( 2x 40mg per day- a low dose ) for newly diagnosed paroxysmal atrial fibrillation....
Need advice re pacemaker.
I have had numerous conversions, been on and off a multitude of meds, & had an ablation in March of 2019. Nothing seems to keep me in sinus r...
How much flecainide is too much for afib?
My usual dose of flecainide for paroxysmal afib is 150 mg day. 50 mg....
Newly Diagnosed with Afib.
In the Summer of this year, when still 68, I had my first episode of what was diagnosed as Afib after eating some chocolate that day, a Hagen...
Thought for the day...…..
When I was first diagnosed with persistent AF back in 2014 I was first prescribed Bisoprolol with a starting dose 1.25mg. Fortunately, after ...
Three years from diagnosis
After a month ( and some considerable chasing ) it was confirmed that I had AF. This took place in June 2016 and confirmed that I was in AF a...
Svt’s and Afib
I had cardiac ablation March 2018. Two week heart monitor showed some Svt’s and some Afib....
Convergent Ablation vs Traditional Ablation
He drops the bomb instead of traditional RF ablation I should get a " Convergent " hybrid abalation....
fib event and was put on bisoprolol fumarate 1.25mg twice daily, morning and evening....
AF ablation risks and concerns
recently diagnosed with paroxysmal AF and a ' more regular tachycardia '. After initial diagnosis I spent 4 weeks on flecainide and bisoprolo...
Sotalol causing bradycardia
It has been lowering my bpm as low as 28: and often in the 30-40 ranges, especially at nights, then I go into A Fib....
A small (actually quite big) victory.
A few months ago i suggested to my gp that i might enjoy a better ‘ quality of life ’ if i were to substitute an alternative beta blocker to ...
I think this is a great site to understand AF and people’s experiences. As alcohol is known to set off AF, I would like to know if anyone has...
Seen my Consultant this afternoon and amazingly three months to the day since the Ablation which followed on from the Flutter starting four w...
Sorry, just having a moan
My cardiologist took me off Flecainide and substituted it with Bisoprolol 18 months ago. When I saw him in clinic last week he told me to sto...
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