Corvert can cause potentially deadly irregular heart rhythms, which can be reversed if treated promptly.
Treating irregular heart rhythms. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor.
Corvert is an antiarrhythmic. It works by slowing the conduction of the irregular heartbeat throughout the heart, which allows an opportunity for the regular heart rhythm to take over.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Corvert . Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Corvert . Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:
This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Corvert may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Use Corvert as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Corvert .
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
Dizziness; headache; nausea; rapid heartbeat.Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); chest pain; fainting; fast or slow heartbeat; heart block; heart failure; shortness of breath; swelling of feet or ankles; worsening of heart rhythm problems.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center (http://www.aapcc.org), or emergency room immediately. Symptoms may include abnormal heart rhythms; heart block.Proper storage of Corvert :
Corvert is usually handled and stored by a health care provider. If you are using Corvert at home, store Corvert as directed by your pharmacist or health care provider.
This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about Corvert . If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.