In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2023 Jan.


Ibutilide is indicated for converting acute atrial flutter and atrial fibrillation to normal sinus rhythm (NSR). Off-label uses of ibutilide include as a pretreatment for electro cardioversion. This activity will highlight the mechanism of action, adverse event profile, pharmacology, monitoring, and relevant interactions of ibutilide, pertinent for interprofessional team members in treating patients with cardiac disorders that will respond to such therapy.

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