Which drugs are contraindicated in the treatment of hemodynamically stable patients with Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome?

Updated: Jan 08, 2017
  • Author: Christopher R Ellis, MD, FACC, FHRS; Chief Editor: Mikhael F El-Chami, MD  more...
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IV digoxin or amiodarone and intravenous or oral beta blockers, diltiazem, and verapamil are potentially harmful for treatment in patients with pre-excited atrial fibrillation (class III; level of evidence, C-LD).


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