Disease Information for Stimulant Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Plethora/Red face/Ruddy look
Arrhythmia signs/irregular pulse
Bounding pulse
Brief Blood pressure increase/sign:
Dizzy on Standing/Giddy Response
High blood pressure child
High blood pressure/sign
Hyperdynamic circulatory status/signs
Irregular rhythm/heartbeat
Loud heartbeat/Forceful beat
Orthostatic drop in blood pressure
Palpitations/Skipped beats
Systolic hypertension/diastolic normal
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Diaphoresis profuse/active sweating/acute
Excess Sweating Children
Facial erythema
Facial flushing/Beet red
Flushing
Hyperhidrosis/Chronic sweating excess
Sweating Excess Perspiration
Constipation in Elderly
Cramping in Extremities
Hypertonia
Muscle cramps/spasms
Active reflexes
CNS stimulation symptoms
Hand tremors
Hyperacute hearing/vision/touch
Hypereactive/on exam
Hyperreflexia/DTRs increased
Insomnia
Seizures
Spasms in Both Legs
Tremor
Tremor,fine
Tremulousness
Agitation
Chronic/recurrent anxiety
Euphoria/Elated/'high' behavior/Gaiety
Hyperstimulated/Wakeful
Hypomanic state
Psychotic behavior/symptomatic
Queer bizarre behavior/change
Short attention span
Diuresis/Large urine volumes
Polyuria
Urine Urgency
Nervousness/excitability/hyperactive adult
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Blurred Cloudy Vision
Difficulty Focusing Eyes
Dimming vision/acute
Diplopia Double vision
Mydriasis/wide pupils
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Atrial fibrillation poor rate control
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
URINE 24 HR volume/increased
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Glucose, blood (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Hyperthyroidism (Graves disease)
Associated Disease & Complications
Anxiety
Atrial fibrillation
Cardiac arrhythmias
Constipation
Convulsions (grand mal)
Dehydration
Drug induced Agitation/Hyperactivity/Hypomania.
Drug induced Arrhythmias
Drug induced Hypertension.
Drug induced Seizures
Dyskinesia
Hyperglycemia
Hypertension
Hypertension in a child
Hypomania
Hypovolemia
Obstipation
Orthostatic syncope Hypotension
Paranoia reaction
Sinus tachycardia
Supraventricular tachycardia
Urinary bladder retention
Ventricular ectopy/VPBs
Ventricular fibrillation
Ventricular tachycardia/arrest
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Beta-adrenergic agonist effect
DRUG/Drug tolerance/effect
DRUG/Stimulant (example)
DRUG/Sympathomimetic/Adrenergic effect
DRUG/Lowers seizure threshold
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Blood volume/decrease/low
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Toxin
TOXIN/Increases Blood Pressure
Definition

Stimulant drugs administration effects; include amphetamines, caffiene, ritalin, anorectic drugs, some novel items such as cylert; almost always dilate pupils increase heartrate and lower seizure threshold

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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