TABLE 2

Recommendations for Treatment of Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia

TreatmentRecommendationClassificationLevel of EvidenceReferences
MedicalBeta blockersIC
Verapamil, diltiazemIIaC
InterventionalCatheter ablation—sinus node modification/eliminationIIbC44–51

The order in which treatment recommendations appear in this table within each class of recommendation does not necessarily reflect a preferred sequence of administration. Please refer to text for details. For pertinent drug dosing information please refer to the ACC/AHA/ESC Guidelines on the Management of Patients With Atrial Fibrillation.

  • Used as a last resort.