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Phenytoin

Dilantin (phenytoin) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Phenytoin was first approved as Dilantin on 1982-01-01. It is used to treat epilepsy, status epilepticus, temporal lobe epilepsy, and tonic-clonic epilepsy in the USA. The pharmaceutical is active against sodium channel protein type 2 subunit alpha.
Trade Name Dilantin
Common Name Phenytoin
Indication epilepsy, status epilepticus, temporal lobe epilepsy, tonic-clonic epilepsy
Drug Class Antiepileptics (hydantoin derivatives)
Phenytoin
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