Considerations for Drug Interactions on QTc in Exploratory COVID-19 Treatment

Circulation. 2020 Jun 16;141(24):e906-e907. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.120.047521. Epub 2020 Apr 8.
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Keywords: COVID-19; arrhythmias, cardiac; drug effects; drug-related side effects and adverse reactions; severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac / chemically induced*
  • Arrhythmias, Cardiac / physiopathology
  • Azithromycin / adverse effects*
  • Betacoronavirus*
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections / drug therapy*
  • Coronavirus Infections / physiopathology
  • Drug Interactions / physiology
  • Heart Rate / drug effects
  • Heart Rate / physiology
  • Humans
  • Hydroxychloroquine / adverse effects*
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / drug therapy*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / physiopathology
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Torsades de Pointes / chemically induced
  • Torsades de Pointes / physiopathology

Substances

  • Hydroxychloroquine
  • Azithromycin

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19 drug treatment