1 What is Corvert?

Brand: Corvert

Generic: Ibutilide

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Ibutilide is a drug which is used in treating arrhythmias (irregular rhythm) of the heart such as atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter. It is usually given in the hospital setting. This drug is available as a single dose vial for injection containing 1 mg /10 mL (0.1 mg/mL) of the drug.


You should read the product information leaflet before using this medication. If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

This medication is usually injected by a health care professional. Your dosage is based on your medical condition and the way you will respond to treatment.

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Ibutilide may interact with medications such as:

  • Amiodarone
  • Dofetilide
  • Disopyramide
  • Procainamide
  • Quinidine
  • Sotalol
  • Azatadine
  • Azelastine
  • Brompheniramine
  • Chlorpheniramine
  • Clemastine
  • Hydroxyzine
  • Promethazine

Side Effects:

There are no side effects known aside from a possible allergic reaction in people who have previous or unknown hypersensitivity to the drug.

Watch out for signs of allergic reactions such as:

  • Rash
  • Itching
  • Swelling


Before taking this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have the following:

  • Allergy to ibutilide
  • Heart problems