Treating heart failure in certain patients. It is also used to slow the heart rate in patients with chronic atrial fibrillation, a type of irregular heartbeat. It may also be used for other conditions as determined by your doctor. Digitek is a digitalis glycoside. It works by increasing the force of contraction of the heart and slowing heart rate.
Digitek belongs to a drug class called cardiac glycosides. It is used as a prescription medication in treating moderate heart failure and atrial fibrillation. Digitek works by strengthening the heart pump and controlling the heart rate. Your doctor may also administer Digitek for other reasons not stated in this guide.