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