Generic Lanoxin (Digoxin)
Lanoxin is used to treat atrial fibrillation and congestive heart failure.
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Using the dropper Lanxin make sure that you get the correct dose. Lanoxin Images. This information is for educational purposes only, and not meant to provide medical advice, treatment, or diagnosis. Other brands: DigoxDigitekLanoxicaps. Disposal If your doctor tells you to stop taking Lanoxin Lanoxkn the medicine has passed its expiry date, ask your pharmacist what to do with any that is left over. If a patient presents more than 2 hours after ingestion or already has toxic manifestations, it may be unsafe to induce vomiting or attempt passage of a gastric tube, because such maneuvers may induce an acute vagal episode that can worsen digitalis-related arrhythmias. Ventricular arrhythmias may respond to lignocaine or phenytoin. Digoxin levels possibly affected by alprazolam, cyclosporine, diclofenac, others. However, measurement of serum digoxin concentrations can be helpful to the clinician in determining the adequacy of digoxin therapy and in assigning certain probabilities to the likelihood of digoxin intoxication. C Category C : Either studies in animals have revealed adverse effects on the foetus teratogenic or embryocidal or other and there are no controlled studies in women or studies in women and animals are not available. Blood should be taken six hours or more after the last dose of digoxin. Maintenance Dose: The doses of digoxin tablets used in controlled trials in patients with heart failure have ranged from to mcg once daily. Transfer of a Grant. Healthdirect Australia is not responsible for the content and advertising on the external website you are now entering. Calcium, particularly when administered rapidly by the intravenous route, may produce serious arrhythmias in digitalized patients. They may also monitor your digoxin levels during your treatment with quinine. Succinylcholine may cause a sudden extrusion of potassium from muscle cells, and may thereby cause arrhythmias in digitalized patients. A clear link between digoxin and death could not be made for these 15 cases because the medical conditions digoxin treats already carries the risk of death. Arrhythmias caused by cardiac glycoside intoxication. To help avoid interactions, your doctor should manage all of your medications carefully. In some patients, for example those with mild heart failure, digitalisation may be achieved more slowly with doses of to micrograms 0. Common: Visual disturbances blurred or yellow vision. Digoxin is used to treat atrial fibrillation and heart failure. Drugs should be given only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the foetus. Pediatric Treatment. About two-thirds of adult patients with clinical toxicity have serum digoxin concentrations greater than 2. Bradyarrhythmias may respond to atropine but temporary cardiac pacing may be required. This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. Emesis or gastric lavage may be indicated especially if ingestion has occurred within 30 minutes of the patient's presentation at the hospital. In the smaller trial, these trended in favor of a treatment benefit. If appropriate care is not taken to reduce the dose of digoxin, such patients are at high risk for toxicity, and toxic effects will last longer in such patients than in patients with normal renal function. Health Canada will take appropriate and timely action when any new health risks are identified. Local News. You should call your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following serious side effects:. Taking digoxin with ranolazine can increase digoxin levels in your body. A clinical response should be seen within one week. These neurological and visual symptoms may persist even after other signs of toxicity have resolved. Succinylcholine may cause a sudden extrusion of potassium from muscle cells, and may thereby cause arrhythmias in digitalized patients. Thus a major beneficial effect of digoxin is a reduction in ventricular rate. If Lanxoin take too much overdose Immediately telephone your doctor or the Poisons Information Centre telephone 13 11 26 for advice, or go to Accident and Emergency at your nearest hospital if you think that you or anyone else may have taken too much Lanoxin. Featured Drugs. The magnitude of rise in serum digoxin concentration Lanxoin to the extent of bacterial inactivation, and may be as much as two-fold in some cases. Your doctor will probably have you come in for lab work from time to time to monitor your digoxin levels. General search results. Digoxin produces PR prolongation and ST segment depression which should not by themselves be considered digoxin toxicity. Digoxin side effects. These patients had been stable on digoxin, and were randomized to digoxin or placebo. NP- Non-scheduled Poisons Non-scheduled poisons or over the counter products for retail sale. Davis Company; Other brands: DigoxDigitekLanoxicaps. This is followed by a much more gradual decline in the serum concentration of the drug, which is dependent on the elimination of digoxin from the body. Editor's Recommendations. Generic Name: digoxin Product Name: Lanoxin Indication: What Lanoxin is used for It Lanxin used Lanxoin treat certain heart problems, such as chronic heart failure and a certain type of irregular heartbeats. Metastatic Cancer Research. Lanoxim term "digitalis" Laonxin used to designate the whole group of glycosides. Do not take Lanoxin to treat any other complaints unless your Lanozin tells you to. Additional doses of to mcg may be given at 6 to 8 hour intervals until clinical evidence of an adequate effect is noted. High doses of digoxin may produce a variety of rhythm disturbances, such as first-degree, second-degree Wenckebachor third-degree heart block including asystole ; atrial tachycardia with block; AV dissociation; accelerated junctional nodal rhythm; unifocal or multiform ventricular premature contractions especially bigeminy or trigeminy ; ventricular tachycardia; and ventricular fibrillation. To allow adequate time for equilibration of digoxin between serum and tissue, sampling of serum concentrations should be done just before the next scheduled dose of the drug. Administration of a digitalis glycoside other than digoxin. Always speak with your healthcare provider about possible interactions with all prescription drugs, vitamins, herbs and supplements, and over-the-counter drugs that you are taking. These drugs are found in a number of plants. These electrophysiologic effects reflect an expected effect of the drug and are not indicative of toxicity. Digoxin improves exercise tolerance in patients with impaired left ventricular systolic In situations where there is no statistically significant benefit of treatment evident from a trial's primary endpoint, results Lanoxln to a secondary endpoint should be interpreted cautiously. As a result, certain antibiotics may increase the absorption of digoxin in such patients. Serum digoxin concentrations are not significantly altered by large changes in fat tissue weight, so that its distribution space correlates best with lean i. Sodium chloride I. The following formula has had wide clinical use:. Lanoxin Images. You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www. Digoxin PG oral solution, Lanodin micrograms in 1 ml, is Lanoxni with a Lamoxin pipette and this should Lanoxin used for measurement of all doses. The most common are conduction disturbances or supraventricular tachyarrhythmias, such as atrial tachycardia with or without block and junctional nodal tachycardia. These electrophysiologic effects reflect an expected effect of the drug and are not indicative of toxicity. In adults without heart disease, clinical observation suggests that an overdose of digoxin of 10 to 15 mg was the dose resulting in death of half of the patients. If signs of toxicity occur and are not severe, discontinuation of digoxin may be all that is required. Get your prescription refilled before you run out of medicine completely.
Common use

Digoxin is extracted from the foxglove plant, Digitalis lanata.

This medication is used to treat various heart conditions (atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, heart failure).

Dosage and direction

Take Lanoxin by mouth with a glass of water. The best way is to take this medicine on an empty stomach (at least 1 hour before, or 2 hours after meals).

Do not use the medicine more often than it is prescribed. Do not give up taking it except on the advice of your doctor.

It may need time for the medicine to help.

Consult your doctor concerning proper dose for you.


Before using Lanoxin tell your doctor or chemist if you are allergic to it; or if you have other allergies.

Inform your doctor or chemist if you have certain heart rhythm disorders, heart disease or recent heart attack, kidney or liver disease. Also tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeed.

Avoid drinking alcohol and smoking while being treated with this medication.

Aged people can be more sensitive to side effects of the medicine.


Lanoxin should not be used by patients having demonstrated a reaction of hypersensitivity to this medicine.

Possible side effect

The most common side effects are dizziness, constipation, facial flushing, headache, weakness, etc.

A very serious allergic reaction rarely occurs. Many people using this medicine do not have serious side effects.

Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

In case you notice the effects not listed here, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Drug interaction

Tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use before using this medication.

Lanoxin can interact with Beta-blockers, agents used to treat cancer, diet pills, tetracycline antibiotics, etc.

Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

Missed dose

If you have missed your dose, take it as soon as you remember. If you see that it is near the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not take your dose twice.


If you think you have used too much of this medicine seek emergency medical attention right away. The symptoms of overdose usually include chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling light-headed or fainting.


Store your medicines at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store your drugs in the bathroom. Keep all drugs away from reach of children and pets.


We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.


Active Ingredients:

  • Doxycycline

Action mechanism and therapeutic effect of the medication:

Doxycycline is half-synthetic tetracycline antibiotic with a broad spectrum of antibacterial activity. Doxycycline exerts bacteriostatic action associated with suppressing the synthesis of proteins on ribosomes in microbial cell. Doxycycline is active against aerobic gram-positive bacteria Staphylococcus spp, Bacillus anthracis, Listeria monocytogenes; aerobic bacteria:Clostridium spp.

Medical indications: Doxycycline is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by sysceptible microorganisms:

  • ENT infections
  • Gastrointestinal infections
  • Infections of the upper and lower respiratory system
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Urogenital infections
  • Syphilis (when unable to take penicillin)
  • Some respiratory or urinary tract infections (UTIs)
  • Plague
  • Cholera
  • Certain types of pneumonia
  • Chlamydia
  • Rocky Mountain spotted fever
  • Tularemia
  • Typhus fever
  • Tick fever
  • Gonorrhea
  • Lyme disease
  • Anthrax infection treatment
  • Rosacea treatment
  • Gum disease treatment
  • Malaria treatment

Doxycyline contradictions, precautions and warnings:

Doxycycline is contraindicated for use in:

  • Hypersensitivity to doxycycline and other components of the medication
  • Severe liver diseases
  • Severe kidney diseases
  • History of pseudo-membranous colitis
  • Pregnancy (Doxycycline is a pregnancy category D meaning that it can cause significant damage to the fetus)
  • Breastfeeding
  • Frequent yeast infections

Doxycyline side effects:

As with any other drug, side effects can occur with Doxycyline. However, it does not mean that everyone who takes the medicine will experience these adverse effects. In most cases the preparation is well tolerated. The most common Doxycycline side effects include:

  • Decreased appetite
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Heartburn
  • Diarrhea
  • Photo-sensitivity
  • Nausea

If any side effects occur during the treatment make sure to consult your health care provider immediately. If you are unsure about anything related to Doxycyline, please talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Drug interaction:

Doxycyline can potentially interact with the following groups of drugs:

  • Aluminum, calcium, magnesium, or iron products
  • Bile-acid sequestrant cholesterol drugs
  • Barbiturates
  • Peniccilins
  • Oral typhoid vaccine
  • Birth control pills
  • Anti-diarrheal drug (Bismuth subsalicylate)
  • Bipolar disorder treatment (Carbamazepine)
  • HIV treatment (Maraviroc)
  • Retinoids
  • Blood thinners (Warfarin)
  • ACE inhibitor (Quinapril)
  • Aldosterone antagonist (Eplerenone)
  • Opioid pain killer (Fentanyl)
  • Anticonvulsant (phenytoin)

It is possible that all drug interactions are not presented above. For this reason, we recommend you to talk with your health care provide about drug interactions with Doxycyline which may apply to you.

Additional information for the patients:

The preparation should be taken according to your doctor's recommendations. Never take the drug for conditions which are not presented in the the drug's leaflet. Try to keep the medicine out of the reach of children.