I have virtually decided to go into permanent AF which hopefully will stop them looking too closely at my TSH which is usually about 0.05....
Or he suggests letting myself get into permanent AF and living with it as although the episodes are frequent they are not debilitating....
Amiodarone & Dronedarone to be cut from NHS funding.
bbc.com/news/health-46361639 The items, which are deemed to be of relatively low clinical effectiveness, to have cheaper options ...
Flecainide v Dronedarone
Dr wonders if I would be better long term on Dronedarone rather than Flecainide....
I saw my electrophysiologist the other day and am now on the waiting list for a second ablation. Currently I don't take any rhythm control me...
Knee replacement op
A few months ago my EP suggested Dronedarone but I am concerned about side effects on liver, kidneys etc....
AF attack happening now
I've started with an AF attack this morning; if I'm still in AF tomorrow does that mean I will not be able to be assessed and will have to ca...
Ablation follow up appointment !!!
( Feb 28th ) Obviously still in NSR as I definitely know when I’m in af. Next appointment February 2019 ( 1 year post ablation ) with instruc...
I am 72, I have exercise induced AF and I had a stoke in July 2016 that left me partially sighted ( I had been advised by an EP not to take a...
Previously I’ve taken Amiodarone and it has put me back in sinus rhythm. I’m reluctant to take this toxic drug so my EP has prescribed Droned...
NHS consulting on Ending Amiodarone and Dronedarone Prescriptions & Other Low Evidence Treatments
from Medscape medscape.com/viewarticle/90......
AFIB after Catheter Ablation
Had a catheter ablation at St Thomas ' Hospital Wednesday 25 July under a general anaesthetic. Friday and Saturday suffered bouts of afib - i...
I'm a newbie here
Hi guys; I'm John. I am 72, I have exercise induced AF and I had a stoke in July 2016 that left me partially sighted ( I had been advised by ...
NHS consulting on curbing Amiodarone and Dronedarone prescriptions
Very surprised to see this on BBC news today. Though the potential side effects of Amiodarone are bad it's still the most effective anti-arrh...
3 month post ablation update.
Ep said because it's been two days it isn't likely to go back into nsr so I've now been offered another ablation at Bournemouth or the hybrid...
Awareness of AF medication and anticoagulants
I'm now one of the " mystery patients " that trainee doctors have to diagnose in the local health centre: in my case this is a stroke linked ...
Amiodarone interaction with NOACs /warfarin
This appeared in my email from Medscape. It was one in the case challenge series....
pace and ablate
But to me the pace and ablate seems so final to be left totally dependant on a pacemaker, has anyone on here recently been given this decisio...
Nerve Pain Medication
Hi. I have a trapped nerve which has caused ' Foot Drop '....
Ablation in the morning !!
It's been a long time coming, nearly happened in March but Amiodarone sent my thyroid sky high so ablation was cancelled. I started dronedaro...
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