Also known as Mexitil
Mexiletine (INN, sold under the trade name Mexitil) belongs to the Class IB anti-arrhythmic group of medicines. It is used to treat arrhythmias within the heart, or seriously irregular heartbeats. It slows conduction in the heart and makes the heart tissue less sensitive. Dizziness, heartburn, nausea, nervousness, trembling, unsteadiness are common side effects. It is available in injection and capsule form.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $33.65 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed mexiletine to treat heart failure, cardiomyopathy, arrhythmia, and paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia.