Phenotan

Description

Phenytoin/ 250 mg/5 ml

Just for information, Not to be sold online only through official registered drugstores

Action/Use:

  • Phenytoin is a hydantoin-derivative anticonvulsant
  • Control of status epilepticus and the prevention of seizures occurring during or following neurosurgery Treatment of certain cardiac dysrhythmias, particularly those unresponsive to conventional antidysrhythmic agents or to cardioversion.
  • Tonic-Clonic Seizures
  • Mainly in the prophylactic management of tonic-clonic (grand mal) seizures with complex symptomatology  (psychomotor seizures).
  • Partial Seizures
  • Mainly in the prophylactic management of partial seizures with complex symptomatology (psychomotor and temporal lobe seizures).
  • Effective in controlling partial seizures with autonomic symptoms
  • Seizures Associated with Neurosurgery
  • Prevention and treatment of seizures occurring during and following neurosurgery.
  • Cardiac Glycoside Intoxication
  • Drug of choice IV for the treatment of arrhythmias caused by cardiac glycoside intoxication.
  • Neuropathic Pain May have beneficial effects in the symptomatic treatment of chronic pain arising from
  • peripheral neuropathic syndromes (e.g., trigeminal neuralgia).