Sotalol falls in the category of antiarrhythmic medicine whose work is to maintain a normal heart beat in patients. The drug works by dilating the arteries. In other words it either narrows or widens the arteries hence giving a rhythmic flow of blood. Other conditions related to blood flow can also be cured by the same drug. Sotalol is a beta-blocker that affects heart circulation or the flow of blood via the veins and arteries. The medicine is mostly used in treating heartbeat disorder of the upper chambers of the heart that allows the flow of the blood into the heart. It is mostly used treatment for atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter. It is also worth noting that sorine, Betapace and sotylize are forms of Satolol that are used to treat rhythm disorders of the ventricles. With that, it can also be used in patients diagnosed with ventricular tachycardia or the ventricular fibrillation. If the patient has asthma, severe kidney disease, low levels of potassium, they should not be prescribed to Prochlorperazine Maleate.
Drug Name: Sotalol
Generic name: Sotalol hydrochloride