Dilantin


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Di·lan·tin

 (dī-lăn′tĭn)
A trademark for the drug phenytoin.

Di•lan•tin

(daɪˈlæn tn, -tɪn, dɪ-)
Trademark.
a brand of phenytoin.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Dilantin - an anticonvulsant drug (trade name Dilantin) used to treat epilepsy and that is not a sedative
hydantoin - any of a group of anticonvulsant drugs used in treating epilepsy
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
Translations

Dilantin

n. Dilantin, droga antiespasmódica.
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com/news/world-us-canada-40067949) murder in May   for the killing of an 11-month-old boy, Joshua Sawyer, by injecting the child with a toxic level of Dilantin in December 1981.
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I wouldn't dream of handing a patient a card that says, "Needs to be started on (Actos/Coreg/amiodarone/ whatever)," so am always surprised when they bring a note saying, "Please start Dilantin, I think he has seizures.
Keocyt, which was founded in 2007 by Jean-Francois Auffret and Christophe Pasik, focuses on marketing drugs for cancer therapy and neurology, including Zanosar, Estracyt, Prodilantin and Dilantin.
Mainstay medications for seizures have been around since the 1920's, with the advent of Phenobarbital and then later with Dilantin (phenytoin) in the 1930's.
He has a known history of seizures but forgot to take his Dilantin for the past five days.
Other key drugs include older generation AEDs such as Pfizer's Dilantin, Abbott's Depakote, and Novartis' Tegretol and Trileptal which still have significant usage due to their longevity in the market.
Other key drugs include older generation AEDs such as Pfizers Dilantin, Abbotts Depakote, and Novartis Tegretol and Trileptal which still have significant usage due to their longevity in the market.
During the visit and in full view of Mary, Cecilia developed status epilepticus after a nurse erroneously gave her Dilaudid instead of Dilantin.