More Bad News About Amiodarone
Though this is only one case, a 71-year-old woman with persistent A-Fib went into “catatonic depression induced by amiodarone.” The doctor was able to restore her to normal health, mainly by withdrawing amiodarone.
Reference: Rajagopal, Sandararajan. Catatonic depression predipitated by amiodarone prescribed for atrial fibrillation. Indian Journal of Psychiatry, 2015 Jan-Mar, 57(1): 105-106. http://www.coolheartafib.com/about-me—my-practice.html. doi: 10.4103/0019-5545.148545