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Sotalol, Sorine

SOTALOL is a beta-blocker. Beta-blockers reduce the workload on the heart and help it to beat more regularly. This medicine is used to treat heart rhythm problems and to slow rapid heartbeats. This medicine can help your heart to return to and maintain a normal rhythm. Compare antiarrhythmics.
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What should I watch for?

Visit your doctor or health care professional for regular checks on your progress. Check your heart rate and blood pressure regularly while you are taking this medicine. Ask your doctor or health care professional what your heart rate and blood pressure should be, and when you should contact him or her. Your doctor or health care professional also may schedule regular blood tests and electrocardiograms to check your progress.

Because your condition and the use of this medicine carry some risk, it is a good idea to carry an identification card, necklace or bracelet with details of your condition, medications, and doctor or health care professional.

You may get drowsy or dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs mental alertness until you know how this drug affects you. Do not stand or sit up quickly, especially if you are an older patient. This reduces the risk of dizzy or fainting spells. Alcohol can make you more drowsy and dizzy. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

Do not treat yourself for coughs, colds, or pain while you are taking this medicine without asking your doctor or health care professional for advice. Some ingredients may increase your blood pressure.

If you are going to have surgery, tell your doctor or health care professional that you are taking this medicine.

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Common and Rare Side Effects

Along with its needed effects, a medicine may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur:

More common

Blurred vision

chest pain or discomfort

confusion

difficult or labored breathing

dizziness, faintness, or lightheadedness when getting up suddenly from a lying or sitting position

fast, slow, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse

lightheadedness, dizziness, or fainting

nausea and vomiting

sweating

swelling of the face, fingers, feet, or lower legs

tightness in the chest

unusual tiredness or weakness

Less common

Abdominal or stomach pain or swelling

body aches or pain

burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings

cough or hoarseness

decreased alertness

difficulty with speaking

dilated neck veins

double vision

extreme fatigue

feeling of warmth or heat

fever or chills

flushing or redness of the skin, especially on the face and neck

headache

inability to move the arms, legs, or facial muscles

inability to speak

irregular breathing

joint pain or swelling

loss of voice

lower back or side pain

nervousness

noisy breathing

painful, burning, or difficult urination

pounding in the ears

slow speech

weight gain

Rare

Fast breathing

pinpoint red spots on the skin

Get emergency help immediately if any of the following symptoms of overdose occur:

Symptoms of overdose

Anxiety

cold sweats

cool, pale skin

depression

increased hunger

nightmares

seizures

shakiness

slurred speech

Some side effects may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common

Acid or sour stomach

difficulty with sleeping

heartburn or indigestion

pain in the arms or legs

Less common

Changes in vision

decreased sexual performance or desire

loss of appetite

mood changes

night blindness

passing gas

skin rash

weight changes

Rare

Feeling of constant movement of self or surroundings

hair loss or thinning of the hair

itching skin

muscle aching or cramping

muscle pains or stiffness

quick to react or overreact emotionally

sensation of spinning

severe sunburn

Other side effects not listed may also occur in some patients. If you notice any other effects, check with your healthcare professional.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

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