- Metabolism: Route of Elimination: A radiolabeled dose of encainide is excreted in approximately equal amounts in the urine and feces. Half Life: 1-2 hours
- Uses/Sources: Encainide is a class Ic antiarrhythmic agent which was used for management of irregular heartbeats, such as atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, ventricular tachycardia, and ventricular fibrillation.
Mechanism of Action
|Target Name||Mechanism of Action||References|
|Sodium channel protein type 5 subunit alpha||