Disease Information for Mibefradil (Posicor) Administration/Toxicity

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Diagnostic Test Results
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Widened QRS pattern (ECG)
EKG/AV Nodal Block/Complete
EKG/Changes/abnormalities (ECG)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Bradyarrhythmias
Cardiac conduction defects
Heart block, complete
Heart block, Mobitz type II
Sinus bradycardia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-anginal medication (example)
DRUG/Antihypertensive medication (examples)
DRUG/Calcium-channel blocker meds (examples)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Mibefradil, Mibefradil (product), Mibefradil (substance), MIBEFRADIL PREPARATION, Brand name/Posicor (Mibefradil)/TOXIC
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 100 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 50 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose once daily (RX)
DRUG/Drug discontinued/TOXIC (RX)
Definition

Calcium channel blocker drug; initially for hypertension and angina; caused heart block problems and conduction delays; oral preparation/TOXIC withdrawn

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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