Treatment options depend on the cause of atrial fibrillation. Conservative options include medication and lifestyle changes. These treatments are prescribed to convert, or maintain normal sinus rhythm; control the heart rate; and prevent blood clots.
Try to work with your Dr. re medications and not get caught up in Googling as you will find much conflicting info on the net.
An old American proverb - "anyone who acts as his own doctor has a fool for a patient" . I did this myself once and ended up in the ER. Blessings,
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