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Phenytoin

 
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    Oral / IV
    Phenytoin
    Dilantin 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • Inhibits voltage-gated sodium channels, preventing propagation of action potentials and thus suppressing seizure activity.
    • Pharmacology

Clinical Use

    • Indications
    • Adverse Effects
    • Monitoring
    • Plasma concentration should be monitored in order to ensure therapeutic effect.
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