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ALLMedicine™ Anticholinergic Toxicity Center

Research & Reviews  18 results

Anticholinergic burden and cognitive performance: cross-sectional results from the ELSA...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00228-022-03361-8
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology; Dos Santos ANM, Junior GAAG et. al.

Jun 29th, 2022 - Using multiple drugs with anticholinergic properties is common and might lead to cumulative anticholinergic toxicity and increased risk of cognitive impairment. Therefore, we sought to investigate the association between the Anticholinergic Cognit...

Anticholinergic Toxicity
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812644-overview

Feb 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Anticholinergic syndrome (ACS) is produced by the inhibition of cholinergic neurotransmission at muscarinic receptor sites. It may follow the ingestion of a wide variety of prescription and over-the-counter medications. [1, 2, ...

Anticholinergic Toxicity
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812644-overview

Feb 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Anticholinergic syndrome (ACS) is produced by the inhibition of cholinergic neurotransmission at muscarinic receptor sites. It may follow the ingestion of a wide variety of prescription and over-the-counter medications. [1, 2, ...

Anticholinergic Toxicity
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812644-print

Feb 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Anticholinergic syndrome (ACS) is produced by the inhibition of cholinergic neurotransmission at muscarinic receptor sites. It may follow the ingestion of a wide variety of prescription and over-the-counter medications.[1, 2, 3...

Anticholinergic Toxicity Medication
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812644-medication

Feb 23rd, 2022 - Medication Summary Medical therapy consists of anticonvulsants, antitachydysrhythmics, sodium bicarbonate, physostigmine, and sedatives. The standard dose of physostigmine is 0.5-2 mg, given by slow iintravenous push (not to exceed 1 mg/min). Howe...

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Drugs  43 results

Risperidone - risperidone tablet-Aphena Pharma Solutions - Tennessee, LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=bda104ac-1eea-4a1a-836a-24bcc034b90f

Nov 9th, 2022 - RECENT MAJOR CHANGES SECTION Warnings and Precautions (5.4) 07/2018 Boxed Warning Section Elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis treated with antipsychotic drugs are at an increased risk of death. Risperidone tablets are not approved f...

Olanzapine - olanzapine tablet-Aurobindo Pharma Limited
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=636665be-9d7e-443a-8134-e8cc47e6ba24

Nov 8th, 2022 - Recent Major Changes Section Warnings and Precautions, Tardive Dyskinesia (5.6) 10/2019 Warnings and Precautions, Use in Patients with Concomitant Illness (5.14)                                    Removed 4/2020 Warnings and Precautions, Anticholi...

Quetiapine fumarate - quetiapine fumarate tablet-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=132a2483-7e49-4b0c-9db4-e6e578697fd9

Nov 4th, 2022 - BOXED WARNING SECTION Increased Mortality in Elderly Patients with Dementia-Related Psychosis Elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis treated with antipsychotic drugs are at an increased risk of death [ see Warnings and Precautions (5.1) ...

Olanzapine - olanzapine tablet-Ascend Laboratories, LLC
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e8626e68-088d-47ff-bf06-489a778815aa

Oct 31st, 2022 - Boxed Warning Section Elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis treated with antipsychotic drugs are at an increased risk of death. Analyses of seventeen placebo-controlled trials (modal duration of 10 weeks), largely in patients taking at...

Quetiapine fumarate - quetiapine fumarate tablet, film coated-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=3eb39b4e-4c79-43b9-a30e-b4221c0e2bd2

Oct 17th, 2022 - SPL PRODUCT DATA ELEMENTS SECTION quetiapine-structure quetiapine-fig-1 quetiapine-fig-2 Boxed Warning Section Increased Mortality in Elderly Patients with Dementia-Related Psychosis Elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis treated with ...

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News  7 results

Be Alert for Antidepressant, Benzodiazepine Overdoses in the ED
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962598

Nov 9th, 2021 - Emergency physicians need to be able to detect and manage antidepressant and benzodiazepine overdoses, Craig Smollin, MD, professor of clinical emergency medicine, University of California San Francisco (UCSF), said in a presentation at the Americ...

Hyland's Homeopathic Teething Tablets: Questions and Answers
http://www.fda.gov/consumers/consumer-updates/hylands-homeopathic-teething-tablets-questions-and-answers

Dec. 18, 2017: The FDA proposed a new, risk-based enforcement approach to drug products labeled as homeopathic. More here. Español What action did the FDA take? On October 23, 2010, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned consumers to s...

A 26-Year-Old Woman With Confusion and Hyperthermia
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/876162_4

Feb 24th, 2017 - Besides serotonin syndrome, other differential diagnoses were considered but excluded in this case. Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) is an idiopathic drug reaction to antipsychotics that has a presentation similar to that of serotonin syndrome...

The inexplicably suicidal patient
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/63350/inexplicably-suicidal-patient/page/0/2

It is not clear whether a single 25-mg dose of meclizine—an H1-receptor antagonist—played a role in Mr. A’s psychotic symptoms.

Identify neuroleptic malignant syndrome with FEVER
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/60368/identify-neuroleptic-malignant-syndrome-fever

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) is an uncommon but by no means rare side effect of antipsychotics and other dopamine-blocking agents. This life-threatening form of drug-induced hyperthermia can be disastrous if missed, as initial treatment is.

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