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Sudden Death Summary

Description: The abrupt cessation of all vital bodily functions, manifested by the permanent loss of total cerebral, respiratory, and cardiovascular functions.

Also Known As: Death, Sudden

Networked: 3674 relevant articles (162 outcomes, 349 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Sudden Death

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Amiodarone (Amiodarona) : 9 outcomes 19 studies in 105 results : FDA 4 Generic
  2. Anti-Arrhythmia Agents : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 70 results : IBA
  3. Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Omega 3 Fatty Acids) : 5 outcomes 10 studies in 38 results : IBA
  4. Aspirin (Acetylsalicylic Acid) : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 25 results : FDA 80 Generic
  5. Unsaturated Fatty Acids (Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids) : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 19 results : IBA
  6. Propranolol (Inderal) : 4 outcomes 3 studies in 24 results : FDA 158 Generic
  7. Cholesterol : 3 outcomes 6 studies in 28 results : IBA
  8. Spironolactone (Aldactone) : 3 outcomes 3 studies in 10 results : FDA 38 Generic
  9. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACE Inhibitors) : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 34 results : IBA
  10. Verapamil (Calan) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 24 results : FDA 64 Generic
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Diseases Related to Sudden Death

  1. Myocardial Infarction
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Tachycardia (Tachyarrhythmias)
  4. Cardiac Arrhythmias (Arrythmia)
  5. Ventricular Tachycardia
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Key Therapies for Sudden Death

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  1. Implantable Defibrillators (Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator) : 41 outcomes 42 studies in 369 results
  2. Defibrillators (Defibrillator) : 15 outcomes 22 studies in 174 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 5 outcomes 5 studies in 63 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 3 outcomes 7 studies in 86 results
  5. Coronary Artery Bypass (Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 28 results
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