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Lanoxin
(Digoxin)

Formulation : Tablet

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Digoxin
(Generic alternative to Lanoxin)

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What is Lanoxin /Digoxin used for?

Lanoxin is a prescription medication that is used to treat congestive heart failure as well as to slow the heart rate in patients that have heart rhythm disorders of the atria, including chronic atrial fibrillation.

How should Lanoxin /Digoxin be stored?

Lanoxin tablets should be stored at room temperature in an area that is protected from heat and moisture.

General information

This medication should only be used by prescribed patient, do not give it to other people. The information provided is advisory only and does not contain all information pertaining to this medication. Talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or health care provider for question about this medication.

How should I take Lanoxin/Digoxin ?

Take Lanoxin tablets exactly as prescribed. When taking Lanoxin, follow the directions that are listed on your prescription label. Lanoxin should generally be taken with a full glass of water and at the same time each day. Continue to follow your prescription until your health-care provider suggests otherwise.

When should Lanoxin /Digoxin not be taken?

If you are allergic to any of this medication's contents, do not take Lanoxin. Taking Lanoxin is also not recommended for those with any heart rhythm disorder of the ventricles.

What precautions should I follow when taking Lanoxin /Digoxin ?

Before taking Lanoxin, tell your doctor if you have any of the following: any heart conditions, especially AV block; history of a heart attack; kidney disease; a <a href="http://www.doctorsolve.com/LearningCenter/Hypothyroidism.aspx "> thyroid disorder</a>; an electrolyte imbalance (such as low levels of calcium, potassium, or magnesium in your blood); or if you are malnourished or have recently been sick with vomiting or diarrhea. If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, notify your doctor, as this medication may induce adverse effects to an unborn child.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Lanoxin /Digoxin ?

While taking Lanoxin, avoid becoming dehydrated, especially during exercise and hot weather.

When should Lanoxin /Digoxin not be taken?

Severe side effects of Lanoxin include: fast, slow, or uneven heart rate; bloody or black, tarry stools; blurred vision, yellowed vision; or confusion, hallucinations, unusual thoughts or behavior. If you experience any of these side effects, contact your

Common side effects include: mild nausea, vomiting, diarrhea; feeling weak or dizzy; headache; enlarged breasts in men; or mild skin rash.

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