Disease Information for Dantrolene (Dantrium) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Rash
Seizures
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
PLEURAL Eosinophiles
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Convulsions (grand mal)
Depression
Drug induced Depression
Drug induced Hepatic toxicity
Drug induced Photosensitivity rash
Drug induced Pleural effusion
Drug induced Seizures
Drug rash/Drug induced rash
Pericardial effusion
Photosensitivity dermatitis
Phototoxicity
Pleural Effusion
Toxic hepatitis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
DRUG/Muscle relaxant medication (example)
DRUG/Lowers seizure threshold
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2,4 Imidazolidinedione 1 (((5 (4 nitrophenyl) 2 furanyl)methylene)amino), Dantrolene, Dantrolene (product), Dantrolene (substance), DANTROLENE PREPARATION, Brand name/Dantrium (Dantrolene)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 100 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 25 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 50 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
Definition

Special class anti-spasticity drug; direct acting skeletal muscle relaxant medication; sedation is usual; avoid alcohol; oral and parenteral preparation; special indication in malignant hyperthermia syndromes and upper motor neuron syndromes

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