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Research & Reviews  3,025 results

Incidence of Refeeding Syndrome in Pediatric Inpatients at the US-Mexico Border.
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001259
Southern Medical Journal; Gonzales V, Lodeiro C et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - Refeeding syndrome is a life-threatening, physiological process that occurs when patients with severe malnutrition are too rapidly rehabilitated, leading to the development of electrolyte abnormalities. Hypophosphatemia, a hallmark of the disease,...

Rhabdomyolysis and severe biphasic disturbance of calcium homeostasis secondary to COVI...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-239611
BMJ Case Reports; Li APZ, Thomas S et. al.

May 25th, 2021 - We report a case of severe hypercalcaemia secondary to rhabdomyolysis in a woman with COVID-19 (SARS CoV-2) infection. The patient presented with myalgia and anuria with an acute kidney injury requiring haemodialysis. Creatine kinase peaked at 760...

Case Report: Soldier With Latrodectism After Black Widow Spider Bite During a Field Tra...
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usab201
Military Medicine; Kubena BE, Umar MA et. al.

May 24th, 2021 - Latrodectism from black widow spider (BWS) bites is rare in the United States. Latrodectism is a severe systemic manifestation of the envenomation that includes severe abdominal pain mimicking acute surgical abdomen and, in rare cases, could lead ...

Pressure Necrosis Requiring Fasciotomy After Kratom Overdose.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ADM.0000000000000873
Journal of Addiction Medicine; Tobarran N, Wolf C et. al.

May 18th, 2021 - Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) is a popular plant-based extract that has dose-dependent stimulatory and sedative effects. It has been used for self-treatment of opioid withdrawal and can result in seizures, hepatotoxicity, and infectious complication...

A Case of Kratom Use: Implications for Managing Addiction and Addressing Comorbidity in...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ADM.0000000000000872
Journal of Addiction Medicine; Donroe JH, Fiellin DA

May 18th, 2021 - As overdose mortality rises, overdose morbidity - complications seen as a result of overdose events - is rising too. Although comorbidity is often thought of as psychiatric or psychological, a case report of compartment syndrome, rhabdomyolysis, a...

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Guidelines  9 results

Statin treatment and muscle symptoms: series of randomised, placebo controlled n-of-1 trials
https://www.bmj.com/content/372/bmj.n135
BMJ Herrett E, .

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Statins reduce cardiovascular disease events in primary and secondary prevention, in men and women, and across all age groups.12 Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of randomised trials have confirmed the safety of statins.3 Although severe adver...

Risk of rhabdomyolysis with donepezil compared with rivastigmine or galantamine: a population-based cohort study
http://www.cmaj.ca/content/191/37/E1018
CMAJ

Sep 15th, 2019 - BACKGROUND: Donepezil, rivastigmine and galantamine are popular cholinesterase inhibitors used to manage the symptoms of Alzheimer disease and other dementias; regulatory agencies in several countries warn about a possible risk of rhabdomyolysis w...

Amphetamines
https://www.msdmanuals.com/professional/special-subjects/recreational-drugs-and-intoxicants/amphetamines
Malley,G.,et al

Mar 1st, 2018 - Amphetamines are sympathomimetic drugs with CNS stimulant and euphoriant properties whose toxic adverse effects include delirium, hypertension, seizures, and hyperthermia (which can cause rhabdomyolysis and renal failure). Toxicity is managed with...

Statin Dose Comparison
https://www.epocrates.com/sites/default/files/res/dacc/2017/StatinDoseTablePL1703.pdf

Jun 30th, 2016 - The chart below shows statin doses expected to provide similar LDL reduction. When choosing a statin dose, expected LDL reduction is not the only factor to consider. Dosage adjustment may be needed based on renal function, race, or drug interactio...

A clinician's guide to statin drug-drug interactions
https://www.lipidjournal.com/article/S1933-2874(14)00072-5/fulltext
Journal of Clinical Lipidology;

May 31st, 2014 - The statins are widely used worldwide to reduce risk for cardiovascular events in both the primary and secondary prevention settings. Although generally quite safe, the statins can be associated with a variety of serious side adverse effects, incl...

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Drugs  9 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,167 results

Incidence of Refeeding Syndrome in Pediatric Inpatients at the US-Mexico Border.
https://doi.org/10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001259
Southern Medical Journal; Gonzales V, Lodeiro C et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - Refeeding syndrome is a life-threatening, physiological process that occurs when patients with severe malnutrition are too rapidly rehabilitated, leading to the development of electrolyte abnormalities. Hypophosphatemia, a hallmark of the disease,...

Rhabdomyolysis and severe biphasic disturbance of calcium homeostasis secondary to COVI...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-239611
BMJ Case Reports; Li APZ, Thomas S et. al.

May 25th, 2021 - We report a case of severe hypercalcaemia secondary to rhabdomyolysis in a woman with COVID-19 (SARS CoV-2) infection. The patient presented with myalgia and anuria with an acute kidney injury requiring haemodialysis. Creatine kinase peaked at 760...

Case Report: Soldier With Latrodectism After Black Widow Spider Bite During a Field Tra...
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usab201
Military Medicine; Kubena BE, Umar MA et. al.

May 24th, 2021 - Latrodectism from black widow spider (BWS) bites is rare in the United States. Latrodectism is a severe systemic manifestation of the envenomation that includes severe abdominal pain mimicking acute surgical abdomen and, in rare cases, could lead ...

Pressure Necrosis Requiring Fasciotomy After Kratom Overdose.
https://doi.org/10.1097/ADM.0000000000000873
Journal of Addiction Medicine; Tobarran N, Wolf C et. al.

May 18th, 2021 - Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) is a popular plant-based extract that has dose-dependent stimulatory and sedative effects. It has been used for self-treatment of opioid withdrawal and can result in seizures, hepatotoxicity, and infectious complication...

A Case of Kratom Use: Implications for Managing Addiction and Addressing Comorbidity in...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ADM.0000000000000872
Journal of Addiction Medicine; Donroe JH, Fiellin DA

May 18th, 2021 - As overdose mortality rises, overdose morbidity - complications seen as a result of overdose events - is rising too. Although comorbidity is often thought of as psychiatric or psychological, a case report of compartment syndrome, rhabdomyolysis, a...

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News  187 results

Rhabdomyolysis a Presenting Sign of COVID-19 in an Adolescent
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946541

Feb 28th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - COVID-19 infection may present as severe rhabdomyolysis in children, clinicians in Chicago report. In the journal Pediatrics, they describe a 16-year-old boy presenting with rhabdomyolysis as the first sign of COVID-19,...

Statin treatment and muscle symptoms: series of randomised, placebo controlled n-of-1 trials
https://www.bmj.com/content/372/bmj.n135
BMJ Herrett E, .

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Statins reduce cardiovascular disease events in primary and secondary prevention, in men and women, and across all age groups.12 Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of randomised trials have confirmed the safety of statins.3 Although severe adver...

Alzheimer's Drug Linked to Potentially Serious Muscle Condition
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/918676

Sep 18th, 2019 - The Alzheimer's drug donepezil (multiple brands) is associated with a twofold higher risk for hospital admission for rhabdomyolysis, a rare but potentially life-threatening condition in which muscle cells break down. It can lead to kidney damage. ...

Risk of rhabdomyolysis with donepezil compared with rivastigmine or galantamine: a population-based cohort study
http://www.cmaj.ca/content/191/37/E1018
CMAJ

Sep 15th, 2019 - BACKGROUND: Donepezil, rivastigmine and galantamine are popular cholinesterase inhibitors used to manage the symptoms of Alzheimer disease and other dementias; regulatory agencies in several countries warn about a possible risk of rhabdomyolysis w...

Management of Rodenticide Poisoning Associated with Synthetic Cannabinoids
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/200384/mixed-topics/management-rodenticide-poisoning-associated-synthetic/page/0/2?channel=27442

May 7th, 2019 - Discussion Users generally smoke synthetic cannabinoids, which produce cannabis-like effects. However, atypical intoxication effects with worse complications often occur.

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Patient Education  5 results see all →