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Pyridostigmine

Myasthenia gravis. Acetycholinesterase inhibitor

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Neostigmine

myasthenia gravis. Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor

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Acetylcholinesterase inhibitor ADR

Cholinergic crisis, rash, NVD, adb cramps, increased salivation, increased bronchial secretions, muscle cramps, weakness

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Riluzole

ALS

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Riluzole ADR

NVD, asthenia, dizziness, decreased lung function, abd pain, pneumonia, vertigo, parasthesia, anorexia, somnolence

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Tetrabenazine

Chorea

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Tetrabenazine ADR

depression, fatigue, insomnia, dizziness, akathisia

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Interferon Beta

Multiple sclerosis

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Glatiramer acetate

MS.

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Dimethyl fumurate

MS.

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IVIg

MS.

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Mitoxantrone

MS.

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Natalizumab

MS.

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Fingolimod

MS.

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Teriflunomide

MS.

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Dalfampridine

walking in MS.

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Dantrolene

muscle relaxant for MS and malignant hyperthermia

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Nuedexta

pseudobulbar affect in MS

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Oral MS drugs

Dimethyl fumurate, Fingolimod, Teriflunomide, dalfampridine

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Injectable MS

Interferon beta, IVIg, Mitoxantrone, Natalizumab, dantrolene, neudexta

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interferon beta MOA

immunomodulator, anitviral, antiproliferative

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Interferon beta warnings

depression, suicide, psychotic disorders, hepatoxicity, new autoimmune disorders, CHF, blood dyscrasias, seizures

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interferon beta ADR

flu like symptoms, insomnia, injxn site reaction, peripheral edema, malaise, HTN, incoordination

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Glatiramer acetate MOA

immunomodulator

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Glatiramer acetate warnings

post injection reaction- flushing, chest tightness, palpitations, dyspnea, throat constriction

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Glatiramer acetate ADR

vasodilation, rash, dyspnea, chest pain, anxiety, diaphoresis, nausea, pain, weakness, infection

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Mitoxantrone MOA

antineoplastic, inhibits topoisomerase, T cells and B cells

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Mitoxantrone warnings

myelosuppression, cardiotoxicity, secondary AML

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Mitoxantrone ADR

nausea, alopecia, menstrual changes, URI, UTI, blue-green urine, preg cat D

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Natalizumab MOA

binds leukocytes and inhibits adhesion