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Bradycardia definition
heart rate <60 bpm
Tachycardia definition
heart rate >100 bpm
Drugs causing bradycardia
Beta blockers
Digoxin
Calcium channel blockers (diltiazem and verapamil)
clonidine
amiodarone
cholinergic agonists
Bradycardia drug therapy
Atropine
Drugs causing A/V block
Beta blockers
Digoxin
Calcium channel blockers (diltiazem and verapamil)
clonidine
Tachycardia Treatment to control ventricular rate
Digoxin (slow-onset)
Beta Blockers (esmolol, metoprolol, propranolol)
Calcium channel blockers (diltiazem, verapamil)
Antithrombotic therapy for Tachycardia
Aspirin 325 mg daily:
Age <65 and no risk factors
Age <65 and CAD but no risk factors
Warfarin (INR 2-3) if >75 or risk factors for thromboembolism
Risk factors for thromboembolism
Previous stroke or TIA
Hypertension
CHF
Diabetes