Definition of Primidone

1. Noun. An anticonvulsant (trade name Mysoline) used to treat grand mal seizures and essential tremor.

Exact synonyms: Mysoline
Generic synonyms: Anticonvulsant, Anticonvulsant Drug, Antiepileptic, Antiepileptic Drug
Language type: Trade Name



Definition of Primidone

1. Noun. An anticonvulsant of the pyrimidinedione class whose active metabolites, phenobarbital and phenylethylmalonamide, are also anticonvulsants. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Literary usage of Primidone

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1. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21, Food and Drugs, Pt. 800-1299, Revised by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"A primidone test system is a device intended to measure primidone, an antiepileptic drug, in human specimens. Measurements obtamed by this device are used ..."

2. Code of Federal Regulations by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"Twenty-five milligrams of primidone per pound of body weight (55 milligrams per ... Do not use in feline species, as primidone appears to have a specific ..."

3. The Sex Offenderby Barbara K. Schwartz, Henry R. Cellini by Barbara K. Schwartz, Henry R. Cellini (1995)
"... 3-6 Pride, unhealthy, abusive behavior and, 21-32 primidone, 13-20 Probation/parole agent aftercare programming, 10-8 collaboration with therapist, ..."

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