Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) Treatment Drugs Center

Atrial fibrillation (also called Afib or Afib) is heart rhythm disorder that causes irregular, and often, a rapid heartbeat. The drugs of choice used to treat atrial fibrillation are heart rate medications, heart rhythm medications, and blood thinners.

Atrial fibrillation drugs can cause serious side effects like seizures, vision changes, shortness of breath, fainting, other abnormal heart rhythms, excessive bleeding while coughing or vomiting, blood in the stool, and bleeding into the brain. Read more: Atrial Fibrillation (AFib) Treatment Drugs Article

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 6/14/2018

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