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While structurally similar to amiodarone, the antiarrythmic agent dronedarone does not carry the same risk of severe organ toxicity. However, the potential proarrhythmic effects of dronedarone appear to be an issue of concern, particularly in a new case study highlighted in the journal Pharmacotherapy.
Excessive consumption of iced tea has been linked to renal failure caused by oxalate nephropathy in a case study appearing in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Seizures induced by selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) use are rare and are more likely to be linked to larger doses and severe symptoms (such as those present in serotonin syndrome), but a new case study in the journal Pharmacotherapy described a patient that developed seizures after vilazodone treatment was initiated.
For young patients presenting with acute confusion, Susac syndrome should be considered, according to a case report.
The cases of two men who got injured while participating in freshwater activities in Missouri and Texas are giving insight into a freshwater algae that can infect wounds.
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