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Dilantin

 [di-lan″tin]
trademark for preparations of phenytoin, an anticonvulsant used in the treatment of epilepsy.

Dilantin

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

Dilantin™

a trademark for an anticonvulsant used to control tonic-clonic and psychomotor seizures (phenytoin).

Dilantin

A brand name for PHENYTOIN.

Phenytoin (Dilantin)

Anti-convulsive medication used to treat seizure disorders.
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he trusted, Nixon apparently took the Dilantin Dreyfus had given him.
Result: The physician was negligent for failing to warn the plaintiff about the risks of driving on the reduced dosage of dilantin.
These products vary in the conditions they treat (Humulin, diabetes; Mevacor, hyperlipidemia; Dilantin, epileptic seizures; Zantac, heartburn and acute gastrointestinal ulcers), whether they are used to treat chronic or acute conditions (Dilantin and Humulin relatively more chronic), and by their sales volume (Zantac and Mevacor top ten in 1994, Humulin and Dilantin lower in the list).
A set of serum samples containing various concentrations of HBOC-201 and fixed concentrations of Dilantin (phenytoin), gentamicin, lidocaine, N-acetylprocainamide, procainamide, quinidine, theophylline, and vancomycin were prepared and refrigerated at 4[degrees]C.
While the possible changes in tissue architecture secondary to Dilantin or immunosuppressants have been widely publicized,[28,29] a similar effect with concurrent calcium channel-blocking agents[30] (most commonly used as antihypertensives) has received relatively less attention from clinicians.
Federal officials charged that the company fraudulently failed to report drug stability failures of the prescription drug Dilantin to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Dilantin, phenobarbital, prednisone, and coumadin are examples of medications that, when withheld without tapering, have the potential to lead to serious consequences.
A nurse called to ask what type of tube to draw for a dilantin level because she couldn't find their collection manual.
The most common drugs that can cause lupus are (1) procainamide used for heart problems, (2) hydralazine used for high blood pressure, and (3) dilantin used for seizures.
The price of the anti-seizure drug Dilantin actually quadrupled.
The effects of medication may be specific as in the case of Dilantin caused hyperplasia (abnormal increase in number of normal cells) of the gum tisse, or more general such as the head and neck manifestations of tardive dyskinesia (late appearing involuntary movement) associated with antipsychotic medications.
has been given approval from the Food and Drag Administration for the generic equivalent to Dilantin (extended phenytoin sodium capsules USP, 100 mg).