Disease Information for Procainamide (Procan-SR/Pronestyl) adm

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Hypotension with Relative Bradycardia
Low Blood Pressure
Slow pulse/Bradycardia
Seizures
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Pancreatitis Kids Recurrent
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Neutrophiles (Lab)
Platelet count (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Anti-cardiolipin (Lab)
Anti-Histone antibody (Lab)
ANA/Antinuclear antibody/Fluorescent ANA (Lab)
Anti-Nuclear Antibody (ANA)
Direct Coombs test (Lab)
LE Prep/Lupus erythematosis cell prep (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Liver biopsy/Granulomas in liver
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Prolonged PR Interval (ECG)
EKG/Prolonged QRS interval (ECG)
EKG/Widened QRS pattern (ECG)
EKG/Drug induced QT prolongation (ECG)
EKG/Prolonged QT interval (ECG)
EKG/AV Nodal Block/Complete
EKG/Sinus bradycardia (ECG)
EKG/Changes/abnormalities (ECG)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Digitalis toxicity/poisoning
Associated Disease & Complications
Brady-arrhythmia
Bradyarrhythmias
Cardiac arrhythmias
Cardiac conduction defects
Congestive heart failure
Convulsions (grand mal)
Drug fever
Drug induced Anemia.
Drug induced Arrhythmias
Drug induced Hemolytic anemia.
Drug induced Lupus Erythematosis/syndrome
Drug induced Neutropenia.
Drug induced Pancreatitis
Drug induced Peripheral neuropathy.
Drug induced Prolonged Q-T interval
Granulocytopenia/Neutropenia
Heart block, complete
Hypotension
Lupus erythematosis, systemic
Myasthenic crisis
Pancreatitis, acute
Pericarditis, acute
Pleurisy
Pulmonary edema
Sinus bradycardia
Torsades de pointes/ventricular tachycardia
Ventricular fibrillation
Ventricular tachycardia/arrest
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-arrhythmic medication (example)
DRUG/Cardiology usage
DRUG/Cardiovascular meds (examples)
DRUG/Class I antiarrhythmic drug (example)
DRUG/Class IA antiarrhythmic agent (example)
DRUG/Class one/sodium channel myocardial blocker (example)
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
DRUG/Proarrhythmic drug effect (example)
DRUG/Sodium-channel block effect/toxicity
DRUG/Lowers seizure threshold
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Hemolysis
Pathophysiology/Granulomatous liver disease
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Toxin
TOXIN/Hypotension relative bradycardia
Synonyms
Synonym
Amide Procaine, Benzamide 4 amino N (2 (diethylamino)ethyl), procainamide, Procainamide (product), Procainamide (substance), PROCAINAMIDE PREPARATION, Procaine Amide, Brand name/Procanbid (Procainamide), Brand name/Procan-SR (Procainamide), Brand name/Pronestyl (Procainamide), Synonym/PCA administration
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose 1000 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 250 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 500 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 750 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Extended time release/XT/SA (example)
DRUG/Dose Infusion mix 2 Grams/500 ml (CONFIRM this)
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Infusion option medication
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/IV requires lesser dose/Caution
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

Anti-arrhythmic medication;Von Williams class I-A;This is a pro-arrythmic drug;less used than previously especially

not for long term oral dosage;causes drug induced lupus syndromes

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