Definition of Cordarone
1. Noun. An antiarrhythmic drug (trade name Cordarone) that has potentially fatal side effects and is used to control serious heart rhythm problems only when safer agents have been ineffective.
Generic synonyms: Antiarrhythmic, Antiarrhythmic Drug, Antiarrhythmic Medication
Language type: Trademark
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Literary usage of Cordarone
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1. From Test Tube to Patient: New Drug Development in the United States by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"... than 600 cardiologists treated some patients with the anti- arrhythmic drug amiodarone before it was approved for marketing as cordarone in late 1985. ..."
2. Approved Drug Products with Therapeutic Equivalence Evaluationsedited by Barry Leonard edited by Barry Leonard (1999)
"... Amiodarone HCI TN= cordarone Treatment of visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar). Treatment of incessant ventricular tachycardia. ..."