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Phenytoin

Dilantin (phenytoin) is a small molecule pharmaceutical. Phenytoin was first approved as Dilantin on 1982-01-01. It is used to treat epilepsy, status epilepticus, temporal lobe epilepsy, and tonic-clonic epilepsy in the USA. The pharmaceutical is active against sodium channel protein type 2 subunit alpha.

 

Trade Name

 

Dilantin
 

Common Name

 

phenytoin
 

ChEMBL ID

 

CHEMBL16
 

Indication

 

epilepsy, status epilepticus, temporal lobe epilepsy, tonic-clonic epilepsy
 

Drug Class

 

Antiepileptics (hydantoin derivatives)

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Phenytoin structure rendering