Pacemaker Malfunction Medication

Updated: Sep 19, 2016
  • Author: Chakri Yarlagadda, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FASNC, CCDS; Chief Editor: Jeffrey N Rottman, MD  more...
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Medication Summary

Medical therapy has a limited role in pacemaker malfunction. In case of abnormal thresholds, correct electrolyte abnormalities (eg, hypokalemia, hyperkalemia, or hypomagnesemia) and adjust medication dose as needed.