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Table 2 Adverse reactions associated with anticonvulsant medications

From: Anticonvulsant hypersensitivity syndrome after phenytoin administration in an adolescent patient: a case report and review of literature

Drug Drug reaction
Phenytoin Most common cause of AHS, other reactions include: erythroderma, facial pustules, hyperpigmentation, hypertrichosis and lupus-like symptoms
Carbamazepine Oral ulcers, urticaria, Stevens-Johnson and photosensitivity
Fosphenytoin Bullous rash, erythroderma, pruritus, gingival hyperplasia, lupus-like symptoms and erythema multiforme
Lamotrigine Hives, swollen glands, painful sores in or around eyes or mouth, difficulty breathing, swelling of face, lips, tongue or throat