Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy

, Volume 26, Issue 3, pp 257–263

Pleiotropic Effects of Dronedarone on Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury in Heart and Brain



In the present manuscript we critically review the available evidence for pleiotropic effects of dronedarone in settings of myocardial and cerebral ischemia/reperfusion, both from experimental and clinical data.

Key words

Cerebral ischemia Dronedarone Myocardial ischemia Reperfusion Stroke 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Pathophysiologie, Zentrum für Innere MedizinUniversitätsklinikum EssenEssenGermany
  2. 2.Institut für PhysiologieJustus Liebig-Universität GiessenGiessenGermany

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