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My son, at 65 yrs. old, had an episode with his heart, that resulted in him getting a pace maker, plus in a few months a defribulator and an oblation. They list his condition as "Ventricular Tachicardia" and have him on 8 pills a day. Isn't 8 pills a day rather excessive?

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

As my concern is about my son, I could not tell you which medication he is on. Lasix is one, but I don't know which others.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I'm sorry, but I really don't know the names of his medications.

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Were those meds prescribed by his cardiologist? Has he gone for the follow-up visit. Is he doing better now?

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