Cassandra Pardini

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Case Report Highlights Variable Presentation of Serotonin Syndrome

Case Report Highlights Variable Presentation of Serotonin Syndrome

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The patient's past medical history was significant for CKD on nightly peritoneal dialysis, T2D mellitus, peripheral neuropathy, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypertension, and chronic pain.

Do β2‐Adrenoreceptor Medications Affect Parkinson Disease Risk?

Do β2‐Adrenoreceptor Medications Affect Parkinson Disease Risk?

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In order to determine the risk of PD associated with various β2‐adrenoreceptor drugs, the study authors assessed United States Medicare beneficiary data from 2009.

Taking Advantage of a Drug-Drug Interaction: A Case of Valproic Acid Toxicity

Taking Advantage of a Drug-Drug Interaction: A Case of Valproic Acid Toxicity

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Short-term administration of carbapenem antibiotics may be beneficial in the treatment of VPA overdose in patients with no history of seizure disorder.

Myoclonus Reported With Gabapentin, Pregabalin Use

Myoclonus Reported With Gabapentin, Pregabalin Use

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Research has found that gabapentin and pregabalin induced myoclonus is often seen but is rarely documented.

Evaluating Antiepileptic Drug Safety in Elderly Patients

Evaluating Antiepileptic Drug Safety in Elderly Patients

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Lamotrigine and levetiracetam are just as effective as other AEDs, and are better tolerated as well.

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