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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… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background: Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) are the mainstay of epilepsy treatment. Since 1989, 18 new AEDs have been licensed for… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Policy Points: Our study indicates that there are opportunities for cost savings in generic drug markets in Europe and the United… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Objective: We aimed to report the pattern of usage and efficacy of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in patients with autoimmune… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) provide satisfactory control of seizures for most patients with epilepsy. The drugs have the… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Magnesium sulfate is used widely to prevent eclamptic seizures in pregnant women with hypertension, but few studies… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to present data on eight patients with recurrent episodes of aborted sudden death… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
BACKGROUND Antiepileptic drugs are commonly used to prevent seizures that may follow head trauma. However, previous controlled… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Plasma growth hormone (GH), insulin, cortisol, and glucose were measured during sleep on 38 nights in eight young adults. Blood… Expand
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