Disease Information for Tri-iodothyronine(T3) (Cytomel) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Paroxysmal Shivering
Rigors/Shaking chills
Teeth Chattering
Uncontrollable Shaking
Brief Blood pressure increase/sign:
High blood pressure/sign
Pulse pressure/wide
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Hypertonia
Warm/Extremities dry/warm to touch
Hand tremors
Hyperreflexia/DTRs increased
Tremor
Tremor,fine
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Restlessness/Anxiousness
Mydriasis/wide pupils
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Atrial fibrillation poor rate control
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Decreased
Thyroxin/T4 (Lab)
TSH/Thyroid stimulating hormone (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
T3 (RIA) serum level (Lab)
Tri-iodothyronine/T3 as Resin Uptake (Lab)
Tyrosine (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
TEST/Basal metabolism rate increased/BMR
Isotope Scan
Isotope/RAI Uptake low/thyroid scan (I 123)
Isotope/RAI uptake/quantitative high thyroid (I 123)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Hyperthyroidism (Graves disease)
Associated Disease & Complications
Atrial fibrillation
Cardiac arrhythmias
Drug induced tremor/movement disorder
Factitious thyrotoxicosis
Hyperpyrexia
Hypertension
Hyperthermia
Hyperthyroid status
Thyrotoxicosis/exogenous
Thyroxin toxicity/effect
Ventricular fibrillation
Ventricular tachycardia/arrest
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Excess heat production
Toxin
TOXIN/Increases Blood Pressure
TOXIN/Increases Heart Rate
Synonyms
Synonym
3,3',5 triiodo L thyronine, 3,5,3' Triiodothyronine, admin, L Triiodothyronine, L triiodothyronine preparation, L Tyrosine O (4 hydroxy 3 iodophenyl) 3,5 diiodo, LIOTHYRONINE, Liothyronine (product), Liothyronine (substance), LIOTHYRONINE PREPARATION, T 3, T AAA THYROID HORMONE 003, T3, T3 Liothyronine, T3 Triiodothyronine, T3 preparation, T3 Thyroid Hormone, Therapeutic T3, Therapeutic Triiodothyronine, Thyroid Hormone T3, Total triiodothyronine, Tri iodothyronine product, Triiodothyronine, Triiodothyronine (substance), Triiodothyronine (T3), Triiodothyronine preparation, Triiodothyronine preparation (product), Triiodothyronine preparation (substance), Brand name/Cytomel (Tri-iodothyronine), Brand name/Euthyroid (Thyroxin-Tri-iodothyronine), Brand name/Liothyronine/T3 (Tri-iodothyronine), Brand name/Liotrix (Thyroxin-Tri-iodothyronine)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose in micrograms (mcg)
DRUG/Generic available
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
Definition

A natural thyroid fast acting phase hormone; oral and parenteral preparation

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