Celontin

Celontin

 [se-lon´tin]
trademark for a preparation of methsuximide, an anticonvulsant.
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methsuximide

An antiepileptic used for absence seizures/petit mal epilepsy.

Adverse effects
Confusion, dizziness, drowsiness, headache, stomach ache, incoordination, anorexia, weight loss, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhoea, insomnia.
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