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By MD Jerome Z. Litt

The single paintings of its style, Litt's Pocketbook of Drug Eruptions and Interactions is formatted for fast reference within the doctor's workplace, on sanatorium rounds, and in consultations. New within the 3rd version is insurance of herbals and vitamins, an accelerated variety of response styles, and lists of doubtless detrimental interactions. protecting over 2 hundred new medications, Dr. Litt describes and catalogs the adversarial cutaneous unwanted effects of 930 more often than not prescribed and over the counter medications and herbals. according to the Drug Eruptions Reference guide and totally revised to incorporate the 2003 info, this pocket model includes the entire medications, reactions, and interactions present in the bigger guide and website.

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They apparently appear after several months of continuous therapy. Atypical psoriasiform, lichen planus-like, and eczematous chronic rashes are mainly observed. (1983): Hödl St, Z Hautkr (German) 1:58, 17 Reactions Skin Dermatitis (sic) Diaphoresis [1] Edema (1–10%) Erythema multiforme (<1%) Exanthems (4%) [1] Exfoliative dermatitis Facial edema (<1%) Hyperkeratosis (palms and soles) Lichenoid eruption [2] Lupus erythematosus (<1%) [12] Pigmentation Pityriasis rubra pilaris [1] Pruritus (<2%) Psoriasis [2] Rash (sic) (1–10%) Raynaud’s phenomenon [2] Toxic epidermal necrolysis Urticaria [1] Vasculitis [2] Xerosis Hair Hair – alopecia Nails Nails – bluish Nails – dystrophy ACETAMINOPHEN Nails – onycholysis Nails – pincer (reverse transverse curvature of the nails) [1] Other Dysgeusia Hyperesthesia (<2%) 3 Hypesthesia (<2%) Myalgia (1–10%) Oculo-mucocutaneous syndrome [1] Oral lichenoid eruption Peyronie’s disease [1] Xerostomia (<1%) ACETAMINOPHEN Synonyms: APAP; paracetamol Trade names: Anacin-3 (Wyeth); Bromo-Seltzer; Darvocet-N; Datril; Excedrin; Liquiprin; Lorcet (Forest); Mapap; Neopap; Panadol (GSK); Percogesic; Percoset; Phenaphen; Sinutab; Tylenol; Valadol; Vicodin Other common trade names: Abenol; Anaflon; Ben-U-Ron; Doliprane; Geluprane; Panadol Indications: Pain, fever Category: Non-narcotic antipyretic analgesic Half-life: 1–3 hours Clinically important, potentially hazardous interactions with: alcohol, cholestyramine, didanosine Note: Acetaminophen is the active metabolite of phenacetin Reactions Skin Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) [5] Angioedema (<1%) [6] Contact dermatitis [2] Dermatitis (sic) [1] Diaphoresis Erythema (sic) [1] Erythema multiforme [2] Erythema nodosum (<1%) Exanthems [5] Exfoliative dermatitis [1] Fixed eruption (<1%) [28] Flushing [1] Neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis [1] Pemphigus [1] Penile edema [1] Photosensitivity [1] Pityriasis rosea [1] Progressive pigmentary purpura (Schamberg’s disease) [1] Pruritus [2] Purpura [6] Purpura fulminans [1] Rash (sic) (<1%) Sensitivity (sic) [1] Stevens–Johnson syndrome [2] Toxic epidermal necrolysis [5] Urticaria [9] Vasculitis [2] Hair Hair – alopecia [1] Nails Nails – disorders (sic) [1] Other Anaphylactoid reactions [13] Death [1] Dysgeusia [1] Hypersensitivity (<1%) [5] Rhabdomyolysis [3] 4 ACETAZOLAMIDE ACETAZOLAMIDE Trade name: Diamox (Storz) Other common trade names: Acetazolam; Ak-Zol; Dazamide; Defiltran; Diuramid; NovoZolamide Indications: Epilepsy, glaucoma Category: Anticonvulsant; Carbonic anhydrase inhibitor; Sulfonamide diuretic Half-life: 2–6 hours Clinically important, potentially hazardous interactions with: lithium Reactions Skin Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) [2] Bullous eruption (<1%) [1] Erythema multiforme [2] Exanthems [2] Frostbite [1] Lupus erythematosus [1] Photosensitivity Pruritus Purpura [1] Pustular eruption [1] Pustular psoriasis [1] Rash (sic) (<1%) Rosacea [1] Stevens–Johnson syndrome Toxic epidermal necrolysis (<1%) [1] Urticaria Hair Hair – hirsutism [1] Other Ageusia Anaphylactoid reactions [3] Anosmia Dysgeusia (>10%) (metallic taste) [3] Extravasation [1] Paresthesias (<1%) [1] Tinnitus Xerostomia (<1%) *Note: Acetazolamide is a sulfonamide and can be absorbed systemically.

Patients should be evaluated for latent tuberculosis prior to treatment with adalimumab.

Sulfonamides can produce severe, possibly fatal, reactions such as toxic epidermal necrolysis and Stevens–Johnson syndrome ACETOHEXAMIDE Trade name: Dymelor (Lilly) Other common trade names: Dimelin; Dimelor Indications: non-insulin dependent diabetes type ll Category: Oral hypoglycemic; Sulfonylurea antidiabetic Half-life: 1–6 hours Clinically important, potentially hazardous interactions with: phenylbutazones Reactions Skin Diaphoresis Eczema (sic) Erythema (<1%) ACITRETIN Exanthems (<1%) Lichenoid eruption Photosensitivity (1–10%) Pruritus (<1%) Rash (sic) (1–10%) Urticaria (1–10%) Hair Hair – alopecia [1] Other Paresthesias Porphyria cutanea tarda *Note: Acetohexamide is a sulfonamide and can be absorbed systemically.

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