Disease Information for Mexiletine (Mexitil) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Impotence, relative
Diagnostic Test Results
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Prolonged PR Interval (ECG)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Impotence.
Impotence/Erectile dysfunction disorder
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-arrhythmic medication (example)
DRUG/Cardiovascular meds (examples)
DRUG/Chronic pain/Neuropathic pain adjunct medication
DRUG/Class I antiarrhythmic drug (example)
DRUG/Class IB antiarrhythmic agent (example)
DRUG/Class one/sodium channel myocardial blocker (example)
DRUG/Sodium-channel block effect/toxicity
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2 Propanamine 1 (2 6 dimethylphenoxy), Mexiletine, Mexiletine (product), Mexiletine (substance), MEXILETINE PREPARATION, Brand name/Mexitil (Mexiletine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 150 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 200 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 250 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose TID Medication
DRUG/Half-life relatively short
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Anti-arrhyhthmia drug;used for chronic neuropathic pain syndromes as well;class 1b anti-arrhythic drug with sodium channel myocardial activity;used for ventricular activity;oral preparation

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