Adenosine or verapamil

OBJECTIVE: Verapamil and adenosine are the most common agents used to treat paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT). We performed a systematic The effects of intravenous adenosine and intravenous verapamil on paroxysmal functional tachycardia were compared in 20 patients undergoing invasive

Ann Emerg Med. 1995 May25(5):649-55. A comparison of adenosine and verapamil for the treatment of supraventricular tachycardia in the prehospital setting

Summary: Adenosine and verapamil are effective in the treat- ment of supraventricular arrhythmias. Also, both substances can provoke sinus node arrest or a 20 Jun 2005 Three Part Question. In adults with supraventricular tachycardia is adenosine or verapamil more effective at restoring sinus rhythm 15 Mar 1991 Adenosine, an endogenous, rapidly metabolized, purine nucleoside, was approved recently by the Food and Drug Administration for

The relative efficacy of adenosine versus verapamil for the treatment

Short acting therapies such as vagal maneuvers or adenosine can be used to as nondihydropyridine calcium-channel blockers (i.e., verapamil, diltiazem) and 1 Aug 2004 Adenosine and verapamil were similarly effective in terminating PSVT (74.4 and 81.8, respectively), whereas the efficacy of carotid sinus

Of the available pharmacological treatment, the role of verapamil and adenosine is under debate. This study was carried out to detect and compare the efficacy 1 Jun 2007 Adenosine and verapamil (Calan, Isoptin SR) are equally effective for treating acute supra-ventricular tachycardia in adults. Patients treated