4.1 Therapeutic indications
Control of tachyarrhythmias, especially supraventricular tachyarrhythmias. The electrocardiogram should be monitored while undergoing treatment.
Early intervention with Betaloc Injection in acute myocardial infarction reduces infarct size and the incidence of ventricular fibrillation. Pain relief may also decrease the need for opiate analgesics. Betaloc Injection has been shown to reduce mortality when administered to patients with acute myocardial infarction.
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