Digoxin is used for treating heart failure and slowing the heart rate in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation, a kind of abnormal heart rhythm. Digoxin is often a digitalis glycoside. It works by improving the force of contraction of the guts and slowing heartrate.
Use Digoxin as directed through your doctor.
Ask your medical provider any questions you may have about how to use Digoxin.
Store Digoxin at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Digoxin out of the reach of kids and away from pets.
All medicines might cause unwanted effects, but a majority of everyone has no, or minor, negative effects.
Check along with your doctor if some of these most frequent unwanted effects persist or become bothersome:
Seek medical help without delay if all of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; lack of breath; tightness within the chest; swelling in the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); blurred vision, yellow vision, and other vision changes; confusion; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; hallucinations; mood or mental changes (eg, depression); severe or persistent nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual tiredness or weakness.
This isn't a total list of all unwanted side effects that could occur. If you have questions regarding side effects, contact your medical provider.
Do NOT use Digoxin if:
Contact a medical expert or doctor without delay if some of these affect you.
Some health concerns may communicate with Digoxin. Tell your medical professional or pharmacist for those who have any health concerns, particularly when any of the following affect you:
Some medicines may connect to Digoxin. Tell your doctor if you happen to be taking some other medicines, especially any of the following:
This might not be an entire list of all interactions which could occur. Ask your medical provider if Digoxin may connect to other medicines that you simply take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or affect the dose of any medicine.
Important safety information:
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.