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Phenytoin

Known as: Phenytoin [Chemical/Ingredient], Phentytoin, Fenitoina 
An anticonvulsant that is used to treat a wide variety of seizures. It is also an anti-arrhythmic and a muscle relaxant. The mechanism of therapeutic… 
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Review
2009
Review
2009
  • L. Duley
  • Seminars in Perinatology
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 23789906
Over half a million women die each year from pregnancy related causes, 99% in low and middle income countries. In many low income… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) provide satisfactory control of seizures for most patients with epilepsy. The drugs have the… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Seizures occur in 1 to 2 percent of neonates admitted to an intensive care unit. The treatment is usually with either… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Magnesium sulfate is used widely to prevent eclamptic seizures in pregnant women with hypertension, but few studies… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND Antiepileptic drugs are commonly used to prevent seizures that may follow head trauma. However, previous controlled… 
Review
1989
Review
1989
Hay fever has been described as a "post industrial revolution epidemic,"' and successive morbidity surveys from British general… 
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
We conducted a 10-center, double-blind trial to compare the efficacy and toxicity of four antiepileptic drugs in the treatment of…