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  1. Phenytoin for epilepsy (Epanutin)

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    Phenytoin for epilepsy (Epanutin), If you experience any other symptoms which you think may be due to phenytoin, speak with your doctor or pharmacist for further advice. How to sto...

  2. Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome

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    For those taking the combination of valproate, carbamazepine and phenytoin, the risk can be as high as 50 out of 100. There is also evidence that taking a larger dose of antiepileptic medi...

  3. Anticonvulsants used for Generalised Seizures

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    If there are absence or myoclonic seizures, or if JME is suspected, do not offer carbamazepine, gabapentin, oxcarbazepine, phenytoin, pregabalin, tiagabine or vigabatrin. Absence seizur...

  4. Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome

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    Congenital heart disorders : particularly with phenytoin, phenobarbital and sodium valproate. Orofacial clefts : particularly phenytoin, carbamazepine and phenobarbital. , phe...

  5. Status Epilepticus Management

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    If seizures continue, administer IV phenobarbital or phenytoin as second-line treatment. Fosphenytoin (a prodrug of phenytoin) can be given more rapidly and, when given intravenously...

  6. Drug Allergy

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    Typical drugs are corticosteroids, halogens, haloperidol, hormones, isoniazid, lithium, phenytoin and trazodone: The halogens are usually bromide or iodide. The hormones may be anabo...

  7. Cerebellar Disorders

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    Drugs: barbiturates, phenytoin, piperazine, antineoplastic drugs, deferiprone. [ 4 ] Drug overdose - eg, accidental temazepam overdose in children.

  8. Emergency Contraception

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    This includes: Medicines for epilepsy  - for example,  phenytoin and carbamazepine . Two antibiotics called rifampicin and rifabutin (other antibiotics do not have a...

  9. Hiccups

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    Metoclopramide may be successful, particularly if the hiccups are due to gastric stasis or distension. Phenytoin, sodium valproate, carbamazepine and, more recently, gabapentin have all been ...

  10. Erythrodermic Psoriasis

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    Drug eruption  - eg, allopurinol, gold, isoniazid, phenytoin, sulfonamides, sulfonylureas. Pityriasis rubra pilaris. Ichthyosiform erythroderma.

  11. Epilepsy and Pregnancy

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    The same studies show that the following anti-epilepsy medicines are associated with a small increased risk of having a baby with a birth defect: Phenobarbital Phenytoin Sodi...

  12. Anticonvulsants used for Focal Seizures

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    Other AEDs that may be considered by the tertiary epilepsy specialist are eslicarbazepine acetate, lacosamide, phenobarbital, phenytoin, pregabalin, tiagabine, vigabatrin and zonisamide. ...

  13. Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita

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    Drugs, including phenytoin and alcohol, can impair fetal movements. Oligohydramnios reduces fetal movements. A septate uterus or large fibroids can do the same.

  14. Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets

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    Examples include: carbamazepine , phenytoin , primidone , barbiturates and some anti-HIV medicines . Not enough dietary vitamin D Vitamin D deficiency is more likely to occur in ...

  15. Oral Bronchodilators

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    In addition, some medicines such as phenytoin, carbamazepine, or rifampicin decrease the amount of theophylline in your blood. If you start taking a medicine that can interfere with the am...

  16. Osteochondrodysplasias

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    Maternal usage of warfarin or phenytoin may induce stippling of the epiphyses, resembling chondrodysplasia punctata . Presentation Skeletal dysplasias are usually evident in th...

  17. Emergency Contraception

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    Note medications used - eg, enzyme-inducing agents such as phenytoin (ask about over-the-counter enzyme inducers such as St John's wort). Take account of general health, looking for an...

  18. H2 Blockers

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    In particular, tell your doctor if you are taking the blood-thinning medicine warfarin or a medicine for epilepsy, called phenytoin (Epanutin®). You should also tell your doctor if you t...

  19. Proton Pump Inhibitors

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    In particular: tell your doctor if you are taking the blood-thinning medicine warfarin, or a medicine for epilepsy, called phenytoin (Epanutin®), or medicines called digoxin, methotrexat...

  20. Progestogen-only Contraceptive Pill (POP)

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    For example carbamazepine, oxcarbazepine, eslicarbazepine, phenytoin, phenobarbital, primidone, and topiramate. Some of these pills are used for other problems - eg, migraine or pain.