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AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000432957.11010.12
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Retinal Abnormalities and Blue Skin from Antiseizure Drug

Aschenbrenner, Diane S. MS, RN

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Abstract

* The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning that some patients taking ezogabine (Potiga) to control seizures have developed pigment changes in the retina or blueness in their skin.

* These adverse effects are becoming evident after prolonged use of ezogabine.

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