Disease Information for Hyoscyamine (Levsin/Anaspaz) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Decreased sweating/Absent sweating
Warm/Extremities dry/warm to touch
Confusion/Disoriented
Delirium
Delirium/Agitated delirium
Hypereactive/on exam
Agitation
Hypomanic state
Short attention span
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Anhydrosis/Absent sweating/diffuse
Belladonna/Atropine toxidrome
Drug induced Agitation/Hyperactivity/Hypomania.
Drug induced Delirium/Confusion
Drug induced Psychosis/toxic psychosis.
Drug induced Sedation/torpor
Hyperthermia
Hypomania
Secondary Psychosis/Symptomatic
Sedation/torpor induced
Toxic psychosis
Urinary bladder retention
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anticholinergic medications (examples)
DRUG/Anticholinergics effect/toxicity
DRUG/Anti-spasmotic drug (example)
DRUG/Bladder analgesia/sedative medication
DRUG/Parasympatholytic drug (example)
DRUG/Probably NOT safe/Pregnancy category C drug
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
Hyoscyamine (Levsin Anaspaz) admin, Brand name/Anaspaz (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/A-spaz (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Cystospaz (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/ED Spaz (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Gastrosed (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Hyosol (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Hyospaz (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Levbid (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Levsin (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Levsinex (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Medispaz (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Nulev (hyoscyamine long acting), Brand name/Spacol (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Spasdel (Hyoscyamine), Brand name/Symax (Hyoscyamine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 0.125 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Extended time release/XT/SA (example)
DRUG/Dose liquid/syrup/suspension form
DRUG/Dose PRN (as needed)
DRUG/Dose Q4 hrs Medication
DRUG/Dose QID Medication
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Injection Preparation NOT available
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
DRUG/Sub-lingual preparation/administration
Definition

Atropinoid anti-spasmodic drug; parasympatholytic and anti-cholinergic medication (purified from belladonna extract)

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