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phenytoin

[fə′nid·ə·wən]
(pharmacology)
C15H12N2O2 A powder with a melting point of 295-298°C; used as an anticonvulsant and antiepileptic in humans.
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It was confirmed by the court that "Flynn is an entirely separate company from Pfizer" and that, as it is responsible for the quality of the anti-epileptic, Phenytoin Sodium Flynn, the company is entitled to rely on its trademark rights to ensure products it has no responsibility over and had not put on to the market in another country, were not put on the UK market under the Flynn brand.
In this crossover study, 12 volunteers received a 30 minute infusion of phenytoin sodium (250 mg) or an equimolar equivalent dose of fosphenytoin sodium (375 mg).
The company also pointed out that even the increased price was still 25% to 40% lower than the cost of a phenytoin sodium tablet offered by another supplier to NHS.
Phenytoin sodium (Dilantin[R]), is a widely known anticonvulsant medication that is commonly used in many emergency departments (EDs) and hospitals throughout the United States for treating status epilepticus and other psychomotor seizures resulting from head injury.
Nishimura LY, Armstrong EP, Pleizia PM, lacono RP: Influence of enteral feedings on phenytoin sodium absorption from capsules.
Extended phenytoin sodium capsules USP 100 mg represents the latest addition to Aurobindo's broad fine of pharmaceutical products.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: This prospective study of assessment of Efficacy of topical Phenytoin Sodium dressing as compared to conventional moist dressing in the management of leg ulcers was carried out in patients admitted to SVRRGG Hospital, Tirupati during the period from January 2014 to August 2015.
Various other studies have shown elevated levels of serum ALP in patients receiving phenytoin sodium therapy.
Throughout all Cerebyx(R) product labeling, the amount and concentration of fosphenytoin is expressed in terms of phenytoin sodium equivalents (PE).
Tenders are invited for Phenytoin Sodium 100Mg Tab.
By manufacturing its own APIs, Taro can control both the quality and supply of its active ingredients for key products, which is especially critical for such narrow therapeutic index products as warfarin sodium tablets, phenytoin sodium capsules and carbamazepine tablets.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the anticonvulsant Phenytek(TM), extended phenytoin sodium capsules in 200 mg and 300 mg strengths.