Antiarrhythmic effects of adenosine on ischemia-induced ventricular fibrillation.
- Published Article
Journal of Critical Care
- Publication Date
Mar 01, 2001
Adenosine appears to have an antiarrhythmogenic effect both in supraventricular and ventricular rhythm disturbances. During myocardial infarction, where huge amounts of adenosine are present in ischemic regions, asystole may respond to adenosine antagonists.
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