• lesions
  • Patients experiencing severe rash or rash accompanied by fever, blistering, oral lesions, conjunctivitis, swelling, or muscle or joint aches should discontinue delavirdine and seek medical assistance. (drugs.com)
  • 1 Rash usually occurs during first month of therapy, mainly on upper body and proximal arms with decreasing intensity of lesions on neck and face and progressively less on rest of trunk and limbs. (drugs.com)
  • medical citation needed] A rash of round lesions about an inch across arises on the face, trunk, arms and legs, and soles of the feet, but usually not the scalp. (wikipedia.org)
  • acute
  • Allopurinol was also commonly used to treat tumor lysis syndrome in chemotherapeutic treatments, as these regimens can rapidly produce severe acute hyperuricemia, although it has gradually been replaced by urate oxidase therapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • seizures
  • There is renewed interest in sultiame's other potential uses, e.g., in West syndrome and other refractory epilepsies Historically, sultiame has been used to treat partial seizures. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • 1 If delavirdine therapy is interrupted because of rash, most patients are able to resume therapy with the drug. (drugs.com)
  • IV use is contraindicated in patients with sinus bradycardia, SA block, second- or third-degree AV block, Stokes-Adams syndrome, or have known hypersensitivity to phenytoin or any ingredient in the respective formulation or to other hydantoins. (wikipedia.org)
  • drug
  • Accordingly, Provigil should be discontinued at the first sign of rash, unless the rash is clearly not drug-related. (drugs.com)
  • treat
  • Amantadine is used to treat Parkinson's disease, as well as parkinsonism syndromes. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is commonly used off-label to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, chronic fatigue syndrome, and major depressive disorder. (wikipedia.org)
  • potential
  • Accordingly, duration of therapy cannot be relied upon as a means to predict the potential risk heralded by the first appearance of a rash. (drugs.com)
  • risk
  • There are no factors that are known to predict the risk of occurrence or the severity of rash associated with Provigil. (drugs.com)
  • Pregnancy: Pregnancy Category D due to risk of fetal hydantoin syndrome and fetal bleeding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prolonged use, as with all benzodiazepines, should be avoided, as tolerance occurs and there is a risk of benzodiazepine dependence and a benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome after stopping or reducing dosage. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatment
  • Discontinuation of treatment may not prevent a rash from becoming life-threatening or permanently disabling or disfiguring. (drugs.com)
  • days
  • The median time to rash that resulted in discontinuation was 13 days. (drugs.com)