Atrial Fibrillation Resources

Here's a list of organizations, articles, and websites for more information and support on afib.


American Heart Association: 1-800-AHA-USA-1 (1-800-242-8721)

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute: 1-301-592-8573

Heart Rhythm Society: 1-202-464-3400

American College of Cardiology: 1-800-253-4636 ext. 5603

Financial Assistance

Partnership for Prescription Assistance

NeedyMeds: 1-800-503-6897


Social Security Administration

Coping, Advocacy, and Support

Mended Hearts


AF Association

Coping With Atrial Fibrillation Fears


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Atrial Fibrillation Fact Sheet Stroke Risks from Afib

American College of Cardiology: Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics: 2016 Update

Medications and Therapies

Managing the Side Effects of Afib Medications

Pros and Cons of Medication vs. Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation

Tenormin (atenolol)

Zebeta (bisoprolol)

Sectral (acebutolol)

Cardizem (diltiazem)

Calan, Covera HS, or Verelan (verapamil)

Lanoxin (digoxin)

Tambocor (flecainide)

Propafenone (Rhythmol)


Cordarone (amiodarone)

Betapace (sotalol)

Tikosyn (dofetilide)

Coumadin or Jantoven (warfarin)

Pradaxa (dabigatran)

Xarelto (rivaroxaban)

Eliquis (apixaban)


Alternative Therapies

Journal of Thoracic Disease: Alternative medicine in atrial fibrillation treatment — Yoga, acupuncture, biofeedback, and more

Specialists and Treatment Facilities

Heart Rhythm Society: Find a Specialist

American Heart Association: Finding the Right Doctor

7 Steps to Find the Best Cardiologist for You

Patient and Doctor Blogs

Athlete's Heart Blog


Living with Atrial Fibrillation

StopAfib Atrial Fibrillation Blog

ACC in Touch Blog

A Fib Runner

Clinical Trials

CenterWatch: Atrial Fibrillation Clinical Trials

NHS Choices: Clinical trials for Atrial fibrillation


CardioSmart: Clinical Trial Finder

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