• Acute
  • We report an unusual case of acute liver and renal failure within 24 hours of initiation of intravenous (IV) amiodarone which resolved after stopping the medication. (hindawi.com)
  • The mechanism of acute liver and renal toxicity is not clearly known but is believed to be secondary to amiodarone induced (relative) hypotension, idiosyncratic reaction to the drug, and toxicity of the vector that carries the medication, polysorbate-80. (hindawi.com)
  • Despite wide popularity and efficacy of amiodarone in the treatment of various kinds of cardiac arrhythmias, little is understood about the mechanisms by which IV amiodarone can lead to acute liver and renal failure. (hindawi.com)
  • hepatic
  • Amendment restored all hepatic variables as well as the renal variables TBARS and GGT so they did not differ from controls. (usgs.gov)