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*  Agranulocytosis
The terms agranulocytosis, granulocytopenia and neutropenia are sometimes used interchangeably. Agranulocytosis implies a more ... "agranulocytosis" (which can be misinterpreted as "agranulocyt-osis", meaning proliferation of agranulocytes (i.e. lymphocytes ... The term "agranulocytosis" derives from the Greek: a, meaning without; granulocyte, a particular kind of white blood cell ( ... Agranulocytosis, also known as agranulosis or granulopenia, is an acute condition involving a severe and dangerous leukopenia ( ...
*  Antithyroid agent
The most dangerous side-effect is agranulocytosis (1/250, more in PTU); this is an idiosyncratic reaction which generally ... Zambrana, J.; Zambrana, F.; Neto, F.; Gonçalves, A.; Zambrana, F.; Ushirohira, J. (2005). "Agranulocytosis with tonsillitis ...
*  Protriptyline
Agranulocytosis; bone marrow depression; leukopenia;thrombocytopenia; purpura; eosinophilia. Gastrointestinal: Nausea and ...
*  Kostmann syndrome
Kostmann R (1956). "Infantile genetic agranulocytosis; agranulocytosis infantilis hereditaria". Acta Paediatr. 45 (Suppl 105): ...
*  Dapsone
Agranulocytosis occurs rarely when dapsone is used alone but more frequently in combination regimens for malaria prophylaxis. ... Firkin FC, Mariani AF (1977). "Agranulocytosis due to dapsone". Med. J. Aust. 2 (8): 247-51. PMID 909500. Foucauld J, Uphouse W ...
*  Vinpocetine
Agranulocytosis induced by vinpocetine. Medicine Online, Retrieved March 08, 2008. The Complete German Commission E Monographs ... Vinpocetine has been implicated in one case to induce agranulocytosis,[unreliable medical source?] a serious condition in which ...
*  Granulocytosis
Agranulocytosis Bandemia Complete blood count. ...
*  Phenylbutazone
... can also cause agranulocytosis. Phenylbutazone amplifies the anticoagulant effect of vitamin K antagonists such ...
*  Life expectancy
Psychiatric medicine can also cause Agranulocytosis. Psychiatric medicines also affect the stomach, where the mentally ill have ... ". "Clozapine-Induced Agranulocytosis" July 15, 1993 DOI: 10.1056/NEJM199307153290303 Sonnenburg, Justin Sonnenburg, Erica. " ...
*  Leukopenia
This should not be confused with agranulocytosis. Low white cell count may be due to acute viral infections, such as a cold or ...
*  Mebendazole
Andersohn F, Konzen C, Garbe E (May 2007). "Systematic review: agranulocytosis induced by nonchemotherapy drugs". Ann. Intern. ... with a risk of agranulocytosis in rare cases Carbamazepine and phenytoin lower serum levels of mebendazole. Cimetidine does not ...
*  Pyrithyldione
Agranulocytosis was sometimes reported as adverse effect. Methyprylon Piperidione Glutethimide Becker, E. L.; Fabing, H. D.; ... Ibáñez, L.; Ballarín, E.; Pérez, E.; Vidal, X.; Capellà, D.; Laporte, J. R. (2000). "Agranulocytosis Induced by Pyrithyldione, ... Covner, A. H.; Halpern, S. L. (1950). "Fatal Agranulocytosis Following Therapy with Presidon (3,3-Diethyl-2,4- ...
*  Phenytoin
Other side effects may include: agranulocytosis, aplastic anemia, decreased white blood cell count, and a low platelet count. ... "Phenytoin-induced agranulocytosis: a nonimmunologic idiosyncratic reaction?". Acta Haematol. 86: 212-3. doi:10.1159/000204838. ...
*  List of withdrawn drugs
Nancy Y Zhu; Donald F. LeGatt; A Robert Turner (February 2009). "Agranulocytosis After Consumption of Cocaine Adulterated With ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (December 2009). "Agranulocytosis associated with cocaine use - four States, ...
*  Levamisole
One of the more serious side effects of levamisole is agranulocytosis, or the depletion of the white blood cells. In particular ... Nancy Y Zhu; Donald F. LeGatt; A Robert Turner (February 2009). "Agranulocytosis After Consumption of Cocaine Adulterated With ... Levamisole suppresses the production of white blood cells, resulting in neutropenia and agranulocytosis. With the increasing ... Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (December 2009). "Agranulocytosis associated with cocaine use - four States, ...
*  Clozapine
... carries a black box warning for drug-induced agranulocytosis. Without monitoring, agranulocytosis occurs in about 1% ... The study recommends carbamazepine to not be used concurrently with clozapine due to increased risk of agranulocytosis. ... Clozapine also carries five black box warnings, including warnings for agranulocytosis, central nervous system depression, ... Clozapine-induced agranulocytosis can be transient. Myocarditis is a sometimes fatal side effect of clozapine, which usually ...
*  Thioamide
... of all patients develop agranulocytosis. Members of the thioamide group include methimazole, carbimazole (converted in vivo to ...
*  H2 antagonist
Metiamide was an effective agent; however, it was associated with unacceptable nephrotoxicity and agranulocytosis. It was ...
*  Chloroquine
Pancytopenia, aplastic anemia, reversible agranulocytosis, low blood platlets, neutropenia. Chloroquine has not been shown to ...
*  Cimetidine
Metiamide was an effective agent; it was associated, however, with unacceptable nephrotoxicity and agranulocytosis. The ...
*  NAD(P)H dehydrogenase, quinone 2
2004). "NQO2 gene is associated with clozapine-induced agranulocytosis". Tissue Antigens. 62 (6): 483-91. doi:10.1046/j.1399- ...
*  Granulocyte
Closely related terms include agranulocytosis (etymologically, "no granulocytes at all"; clinically, granulocyte levels less ...
*  Methylthiouracil
Agranulocytosis: develops rapidly, sore throat and fever are hallmark symptoms. Can be fatal if drug is not discontinued ...
*  Graves' disease
The most dangerous side effect is agranulocytosis (1/250, more in PTU). Others include granulocytopenia (dose-dependent, which ... and lifelong treatment with antithyroid drugs carries some side effects such as agranulocytosis and liver disease. Side effects ...
*  Metolazone
... agranulocytosis, and angioedema. Metolazone, like other thiazide diuretics, may unmask latent diabetes mellitus or exacerbate ...