Disease Information for Pemoline (Cylert) Administration/Toxicity

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Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Gilles de Tourette syndrome
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute hepatic necrosis/yellow atrophy
Drug Induced Choreoathetosis
Drug induced Hepatic toxicity
Pemoline (Cylert) effect/toxity
Toxic hepatitis
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Amphetamine-like drugs/congeners
DRUG/Anti-attention deficit medication (example)
DRUG/Anti-Narcolepsy medication (example)
DRUG/Stimulant (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
2 Imino 4 keto 5 phenyltetrahydrooxazole, 4(5H) Oxazolone 2 amino 5 phenyl, 5 Phenylisohydantion, PEMOLINE, Pemoline (product), Pemoline (substance), PEMOLINE PREPARATION, Phenoxazole, Phenylisohydantoin, PIO, Brand name/Cylert (Pemoline)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Half-life relatively long
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

CNS stimulant drug;Anti-attention deficit disorder drug used for hyperactivity;increases CNS ACH precursor;lowers seizure threshold;less used;second line specialty therapy and slow acting;oral preparation

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