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Myoclonus in an elderly patient: case report

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      Yarnall AJ, Burn DJ.Amantadine-induced myoclonus in a patient with progressive supranuclear palsy. Age and Ageing 41: 695-696, No. 5, Sep 2012. Available from: URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ageing/afs043 - United Kingdom

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    adverse reactions; Elderly; Amantadine; drug-induced; Myoclonus

    An event is serious (FDA MedWatch definition) when the patient outcome is: death; life-threatening; hospitalisation; disability; congenital anomaly; requires intervention to prevent permanent impairment or damage

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    Amantadine. React. Wkly. 1426, 8 (2012). https://doi.org/10.2165/00128415-201214260-00024

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