Definition of Encephalopathy:
Encephalopathy is a term for any diffuse disease of the brain that alters brain function or structure. Encephalopathy may be caused by infection, metabolic or mitochondrial dysfunction, brain tumor or increased pressure in the skull, prolonged exposure to toxic elements, chronic progressive trauma, poor nutrition, or lack of oxygen or blood flow to the brain.
Drugs associated with Encephalopathy
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Encephalopathy. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
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|Urolene Blue (More...)|
generic name: methylene blue class: antidotes, urinary anti-infectives
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