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antiarrhythmic

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adjective an·ti·ar·rhyth·mic \ˌan-tē-(ˌ)ā-ˈrith-mik, ˌan-ˌtī-\

Definition of antiarrhythmic

  1. :  tending to prevent or relieve cardiac arrhythmia <an antiarrhythmic agent>



1954

First Known Use of antiarrhythmic

1954


Medical Dictionary

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antiarrhythmic

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adjective an·ti·ar·rhyth·mic \-(ˌ)ā-ˈrith-mik\

Medical Definition of antiarrhythmic

  1. :  controlling, inhibiting, or preventing cardiac arrhythmia <an antiarrhythmic drug> <antiarrhythmic therapy>



Variants of antiarrhythmic

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anti–arrhythmic

also

antiarrhythmia

or

anti–arrhythmia

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antiarrhythmic

noun an·ti·ar·rhyth·mic

Medical Definition of antiarrhythmic

  1. :  an agent (as a beta-blocker or calcium channel blocker) that controls, inhibits, or prevents cardiac arrhythmia



Variants of antiarrhythmic

also

anti–arrhythmic


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