A case study on atrial fibrillation

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An 85-year-old, 60-kg woman with a serum creatinine of 1.8 mg/dL has atrial fibrillation.
A decision has been made to use digoxin to control the rapid heart rate. The target
concentration of digoxin for the treatment of atrial fibrillation is 2 ng/mL. Tablets of
digoxin contain 62.5 micrograms and 250 micrograms (mcg). What maintenance dose
would you recommend?

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