Cardiac medications include: cardiac glycosides, antianginal, and antiarrhythmic medications.
||(no) if participant was not taking a cardiac medication at this visit
||(yes) if participant was taking a cardiac medication at this visit
Participants supplied all medications prescribed by a doctor, vitamins, supplements, and over-the-counter remedies and medicines taken in the 2 weeks prior to the evaluation. Direct visual inspection of all containers of prescription and over-the-counter agents allowed for medication documentation. Medications were subsequently coded using the Medi-Span Drug Data Base system.
Medi-Span. Master Drug Data Base Documentation Manual. Indianapolis, IN: Medi-Span, 1995.