phenytoin

(redirected from Phenytoin sodium)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Nishimura LY, Armstrong EP, Pleizia PM, lacono RP: Influence of enteral feedings on phenytoin sodium absorption from capsules.
Barr's Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules, USP, 100 mg product will compete in a market that has annual sales of approximately $200 million for the twelve months ended April 2003.
Contract awarded for Phenytoin sodium 50 mg / ml solution vial or blisters, 5ml, iv technical: 10146 req-833
Contract awarded for event suspension 3880/2015 phenytoin sodium 125 mg / 5 ml bottle 120ml-180ml
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of the anticonvulsant Phenytek(TM), extended phenytoin sodium capsules in 200 mg and 300 mg strengths.
Contract awarded for phenytoin sodium solution for injection 50 mg / ml vial or ampule 5 ml