diphenylhydantoin


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Related to diphenylhydantoin: diphenhydramine, phenytoin
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an anticonvulsant drug (trade name Dilantin) used to treat epilepsy and that is not a sedative

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We tried conventional approaches over the next 7 days (such as breath-holding) to interrupt the respiratory rhythm, continuous positive airway pressure, and pharmacotherapies with metoclopramine, prochlorperazine, chlorpromazine, haloperidol, mephenesin, diphenylhydantoin, baclofen, and phenobarbital, to no avail.
On these experimental conditions, diphenylhydantoin 25 mg/kg, body w.
Acute diphenylhydantoin and primidone poisoning treated by peritoneal dialysis.
Studies comparing tumors observed at the same sites after early postnatal and chronic adult exposures in a single protocol were available for six chemicals that do not act through a mutagenic mode of action [amitrole, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), dieldrin, ethylene thiourea (ETU), diphenylhydantoin (DPH), polybrominated biphenyls (PBB); Table 5].
Hepatic injury associated with diphenylhydantoin therapy: A clinicopathologic study of 20 cases.
a) The chemicals classified as mutagenic were benzidine, benzo(a)pyrene, DEN, safrole, and vinyl chloride; the chemicals classified as not mutagenic were amitrole, diphenylhydantoin, ethylene thiourea, and polybrominated biphenyls.
Diphenylhydantoin metabolism, blood levels and toxicity.
In utero exposure to the anticonvulsant diphenylhydantoin has been associated with a broad spectrum of abnormalities, including orofacial clefts, nail and digital hypoplasia, growth abnormalities, and mental deficiency (Fedrick 1973; Monson et al.