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  • this is frustrating to say the least!

    I find the most frustrating thing in dealing with HCM, is the balance of meds and finding which ones work for you. What is the maximum dose of verapamil you can take? I'm giving Dr. M a call tomorrow. I am not taking well with the addition of atenolol. Do anti-arrythimics make you tired? I wish they had the magic answer. I felt really good when I was on a little lower dose of just the verapamil...but then the #@[email protected] AFIB kicked in again
    \"It is not length of life, but depth of life.\"

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

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    Re: this is frustrating to say the least!

    Everyone is different. I know it took over 6 months to find the drug that worked for me. I was on Isoptin for q quite a few years and then they switched me to metropol L 100 mg twice a day. My daughter who was just diagnosed in May of 2003 takes Nadolol 40 mg once a day. She was tired for the first little bit but has adjusted well.
    Life is too short to worry about the trival things in life, So live life to the fullest.

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