For the patients living with paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, heart rate can unexpectedly spike from a normal 60 to 100 beats per minute to over 200 bpm, causing palpitations, pain and anxiety.
announced today that the Company has submitted an application for approval of an additional indication of anti-arrhythmic agent Tambocor(R) 50mg Tablets and Tambocor(R) 100mg Tablets (generic name: flecainide acetate) for the treatment of tachyarrhythmia (paroxysmal atrial fibrillation/flutter, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, ventricular tachycardia) in paediatric patients in Japan.
The purpose of the meeting was to discuss the appropriate regulatory pathway for filing a marketing application of ATPace(TM) as an antiarrhythmic drug for the acute termination of paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT).
In patients without structural heart disease, Rythmol is indicated to prolong the time to recurrence of symptomatic paroxysmal atrial fibrillation and symptomatic paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia.
A case report by Chun and Godfrey showed right atrium dilation with diffuse atrial hemorrhage, interstitial edema, and vascular congestion without surrounding myocardial fibers and conduction system involvement in a 19-year-old soldier who died from epidemic (Korean) hemorrhagic fever, sinus tachycardia, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia, and congestive heart failure (8).