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The repurposing or repositioning of previously-approved drugs has become an accepted strategy for the expansion of the pharmacopeia for neglected diseases. Accordingly, amiodarone, an inexpensive and extensively- used class III antiarrhythmic has been proposed as a treatment for Chagas' disease and ...

Author(s)
Benaim, G.; Paniz-Mondolfi, A. E.; Sordillo, E. M.
Publisher
Bentham Science Publishers, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Citation
Current Pharmaceutical Design, 2021, 27, 15, pp 1825-1833
Abstract

Chagas cardiomyopathy, caused by the protozoal parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, is characterized by arrhythmias, myocardial damage, heart failure, and sudden death. We describe 2 dogs with severe, symptomatic Chagas cardiomyopathy characterized by myocardial dysfunction and electrocardiographic...

Author(s)
Malcolm, E. L.; Saunders, A. B.; Vitt, J. P.; Boutet, B. G.; Hamer, S. A.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2022, 36, 3, pp 1100-1105
AbstractFull Text

The objective of this article is to review supraventricular arrhythmias emphasized the importance of atrial fibrillation (AF) and its novel therapeutic approach in dogs. Supraventricular arrhythmias include disturbances of impulse formation at sinus node, atria and junctional area or alterations of ...

Author(s)
Saengklub, N.
Publisher
Faculty of Veterinary Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Citation
Thai Journal of Veterinary Medicine, 2017, 47, Supplement, pp S45-S48
Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate clinical, serologic, parasitological, and histologic outcomes of dogs with naturally occurring Trypanosoma cruzi infection treated for 12 months with amiodarone and itraconazole. ANIMALS: 121 dogs from southern Texas and southern Louisiana. PROCEDURES: Treatment group dogs...

Author(s)
Madigan, R.; Majoy, S.; Ritter, K.; Concepción, J. L.; Márquez, M. E.; Caribay Silva, S.; Zao ChihLing; Pérez Alvarez, A.; Rodriguez-Morales, A. J.; Mogollón-Mendoza, A. C.; Estep, J. S.; Benaím, G.; Paniz-Mondolfi, A. E.
Publisher
American Veterinary Medical Association, Schaumburg, USA
Citation
Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association, 2019, 255, 3, pp 317-329
Abstract

Digoxin is a cardiotonic glycoside that is traditionally used for the treatment of heart failure and atrial fibrillation in humans and animals. However, the use of digoxin is still a challenge in clinical practice due to its narrow therapeutic range and its potential interaction with several drugs, ...

Author(s)
Almeida, G. L. G. de; Almeida, M. B. de; Santos, A. C. M. dos; Vargas, Â.; Ballot, S.; Souza, E. W.
Publisher
Universidade Federal Rural do Semi-Árido (UFERSA), Mossoro, Brazil
Citation
Acta Veterinaria Brasilica, 2022, 16, 3, pp 185-189
Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the efficacy of amiodarone in dogs with refractory supraventricular and ventricular arrhythmias and to document the side effects in treated dogs. Methods: Records of 28 dogs were retrospectively searched to document indication for amiodarone administration, heart rate,...

Author(s)
Pedro, B.; López-Alvarez, J.; Fonfara, S.; Stephenson, H.; Dukes-McEwan, J.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
Citation
Journal of Small Animal Practice, 2012, 53, 1, pp 19-26
Abstract

To date, there is no clear standard to monitor drug treatment for canine Chagas disease. We used 2 real-time PCR (rtPCR) assays targeting Trypanosoma cruzi kinetoplast DNA (kDNA) and nuclear satellite DNA (nDNA) to detect T. cruzi in canine whole blood. Samples were collected randomly from 131...

Author(s)
Zao ChihLing; Yang YaChin; Tomanek, L.; Cooke, A.; Berger, R.; Chien LungChang; Madigan, R.
Publisher
Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, 2019, 31, 5, pp 742-746
Abstract

Amiodarone can be used for treatment of ventricular and supraventricular arrhythmias in canine medicine, but its exact role in feline electrocardiography and its side effects have not been proven. The aim of this study was the evaluation of amiodarone and its different dosages' effects on intact...

Author(s)
Gouya, F.; Asl, A. S.
Publisher
TÜBİTAK, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences, 2013, 37, 3, pp 291-295
Abstract

This article discusses the adverse effects; pharmacology; pharmacodynamics; indications; contraindications; and toxicity of an antiarrhythmic agent in dogs and cats. Adverse effects and toxicity associated with prolonged administration of amiodarone in dogs are highlighted.

Author(s)
Kohlhauer, M.; Tissier, R.
Publisher
NÉVA Europarc, Créteil, France
Citation
Le Nouveau Praticien Vétérinaire Canine - Féline, 2015, 13, No.60, pp 63-65
Abstract

A three-year-old male neutered Bullmastiff cross was assessed for lethargy. The dog had recently been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation and hypothyroidism and had been started on thyroid supplementation and cardiac medications. ECG on presentation confirmed atrial fibrillation. Echocardiography...

Author(s)
Seo JoonBum; Singh, M. K.
Publisher
BMJ Publishing Group, London, UK
Citation
Veterinary Record Case Reports, 2018, 6, 1, pp e000583

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