Digoxin may raise mortality risk in AFib patients, study finds

08/12/2014 | HealthDay News

Researchers looked at the records of 122,000 U.S. veterans with atrial fibrillation and found that those who took digoxin had a more than 20% greater risk of dying than those who used other drugs to treat their heart condition. The study, published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, failed to establish a causal link between digoxin and death.

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