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Introduction: Primidone

Description of Primidone

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Primidone -- Teratogenic Agent:
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Primidone: an anticonvulsant (trade name Mysoline) used to treat grand mal seizures and essential tremor.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Primidone: 5-Ethyldihydro-5-phenyl-4,6(1H,5H)-pyrimidinedione. An anticonvulsant.
Source: Diseases Database

Primidone: An antiepileptic agent related to the barbiturates; it is partly metabolized to PHENOBARBITAL in the body and owes some of its actions to this metabolite. Adverse effects are reported to be more frequent than with PHENOBARBITAL. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p309).
Source: MeSH 2007

Primidone: Related Topics

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Primidone as a Disease

Primidone: Another name for Primidone -- Teratogenic Agent (or close medical condition association).
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Primidone: Related Diseases

Primidone: Primidone is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Primidone (Primidone -- Teratogenic Agent)

Some of the symptoms of Primidone incude:

Terms associated with Primidone:

Terms Similar to Primidone:

  • Mysoline

Source - WordNet 2.1

  • Desoxyphenobarbital
  • Primaclone

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Primidone

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - WordNet 2.1

The following terms can be used for Primidone

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Primidone

The following list attempts to classify Primidone into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • anticonvulsant,anticonvulsant drug,antiepileptic,antiepileptic drug
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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