Chapter 13. Parenteral Anti-Epileptics

  1. Gary J. McCleane MD, FFARCSI, DA, DipIMC, Dip Pain Mang Consultant in Pain Management

Published Online: 30 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300796.ch13

Pain Management: Expanding the Pharmacological Options

Pain Management: Expanding the Pharmacological Options

How to Cite

McCleane, G. J. (2008) Parenteral Anti-Epileptics, in Pain Management: Expanding the Pharmacological Options, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300796.ch13

Author Information

  1. Rampark Pain Centre, Lurgan, Northern Ireland, Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 6 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405178235

Online ISBN: 9781444300796

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Keywords:

  • parenteral anti-epileptics;
  • parenteral fosphenytoin;
  • anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) in epileptic seizures;
  • acute flareup of trigeminal neuralgia;
  • anti-epileptic drug treatment for neuropathic pain;
  • parenteral formulations of phenytoin and fosphenytoin;
  • phenytoin given intravenously producing skin necrosis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Possible clinical use

  • Conclusions

  • Bibliography