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2 Cardiovascular system
02-01-01 Cardiac glycosides

Digoxin
Formulary
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  • Liquid
  • Injection

  • When switching from oral to intravenous digoxin, the intravenous dose should be approximately 70% of the oral dose.

    GMMMG does not recommend digoxin as first-line for rate control of atrial fibrillation in ambulant patients.

    For plasma concentration monitoring, blood should be taken at least 6 hours after a dose.

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    Digitoxin
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