Run Time: 2 minutes
Author: Dr. Christopher Holmes
- Rate control with beta blockers or calcium channel blockers; with a slightly increased efficacy using calcium channel blockers.
- It is not contraindicated to give both if the first medication tried does not work.
- Magnesium has been shown to supplement the beta blockers and calcium channel blockers in patients with AFib.
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