Last update Nov. 5, 2005

Encainide-Hcl

Low Risk

Moderately safe. Probably compatible. Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended. Read the Comment.

Anti-arrhythmic withdrawn from the market since the Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial has reported an excessive mortality ocurrence after myocardial infarction.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Encainide-Hcl.

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Group

Encainide-Hcl belongs to this group or family:

Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Molecular weight 352 daltons
Protein Binding 71 %
Tmax 1.7 hours
36 hours
M/P ratio 1 -
Theoretical Dose 0.06 mg/Kg/d

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