4.1 Therapeutic indications
Treatment should be initiated and normally monitored only under hospital or specialist supervision. Oral amiodarone is indicated only for the treatment of severe rhythm disorders not responding to other therapies or when other treatment cannot be used.
Tachyarrhythmias associated with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.
Atrial flutter and fibrillation when other drugs cannot be used.
All types of tachyarrhythmias of paroxysmal nature including: supraventricular, nodal and ventricular tachycardias. ventricular fibrillation; when other drugs cannot be used.
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