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1

Drug that cause gingival enlargement

Phenytoin Dilantin

2

Name the dopaminergic drug

Carbidopa-levadopa (sinement)

3

First line drug for tonic clonic and partial seizers

Phenytoin (Dilantin)

4

Drug used for partial (focal) seizures

Gabapentin (neurotin)

5

Alzheimer's drug

Donepezil (airecept)

6

Triptans treat pain of

Migraines

7

Carbamazepine (tegratol) was originally indicated for

What does it control

Trigeminal Neuralgia

Partial and generalized tonic clonic sez.

8

First non-sedating anti-epileptic

Phenytoin (Dilantin)

9

Carbamazepine shud not be given with

Clarithromycin (biaxin)
Erythromycin
Doxycyclin

10

Neurotransmitter involved in epilepsy

GABA

11

Classifications of epilepsy

Partial
Generalized
Unclassified

12

There are NO precautions with anesthesia with epinephrine for pt. with epilepsy or Parkinson's

True

13

Decreases metabolism and elevates serum levels when taken with bromocriptine

Erythromycin

14

Dopamine agonist

Bromocriptine (parlodel)

15

Drug added to L-Dopa to minimize systemic side effects and maximize effects in brain

Carbidopa

16

Tonic clinic seizures are treated with which primary drug

Dilantin Phenytoin