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Flashcards in Anti Seizure 2 Deck (27):
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Fetal hydantoin syndrome

Phenytoin

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Upturned nose, mild midfacial hypoplasia, long upper lip with thin vermilion border, lower distal digital hypoplasia

Fetal hydrantoin syndrome

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SE: Diplopoa, gingival hyperplasia, hirsutism

Phenytoin

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Drug if choice for trigeminal neuralgia

Carbamazepine

5

DOC for acute mania

Valproic acid

6

Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy

Valproic acid

7

Drug of choice for absence seizures

Ethosuximide

8

Decreases Ca currents (T- type) in thalamus

Ethosuximide

9

Neuropathic pain (postherpetic neuralgia)

Gabapentin

10

Associated with SJS

Lamotrigonr

11

Selectively binds synaptic vesicular protein SV2A

Levetiracetam

12

Lennox gastaut syndrome, west syndrome, migraine

Topiramate

13

DOC: Mania

Valproic acid

14

Trigeminal neuralgia

Carbamezapine

15

Can increase ADH wc can lead to dilutional hyponatremia

Carbamezapine

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Can lead to spina bifida

Valproic bifida

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Inhibits GABa transaminase

Valproic acid

18

Can cause pancreatitis and alopecia

Valproic acid

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Can cause SJs

Lamotrigine

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Modifies amino acid metabolism

Valproic acid

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Also decreases glutamate releaae

Carbamezapine

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May cause acute intermittent porphyria

Phenobarbital

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Infantile spasms

Clonazepam

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Neuropathic pain(post herpetic neuralgia)

Gabapentin

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May cause SJS

Lamotrigine

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Selectively binds synaptic vesicular protein SV2A

Levetirecetam

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Lennox Gestaut syndrome, West syndrome

Topiramate