News related to Cordarone (Amiodarone) and/or conditions it is approved for
EMA: Heart Risk From Amiodarone Plus Hepatitis C Antivirals
Source: theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology Headlines [2015.04.24]
The caution applies to several medications with sofosbuvir, used to fight hepatitis C; the caution in Europe mirrors similar antiviral labeling changes announced by the US FDA within the past month.
Oral drug normalizes blood potassium in 98 percent of kidney patients
Source: Urology / Nephrology News From Medical News Today [2015.04.02]
High potassium increases risk of fatal cardiac arrhythmiasPatients with chronic kidney disease may be treated with a class of medications called Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone System inhibitors...