A Case Report of Carbamazepine-induced Oropharyngeal Dysphagia in a Patient with Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
North Florida Regional Medical Center
carbamazepine, dysphagia, oropharyngeal, primary progressive multiple sclerosis
Immune System Diseases | Internal Medicine | Nervous System Diseases | Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases
Seventy-year-old male with primary progressive multiple sclerosis that had a severe episode of oropharyngeal dysphagia following initiation of carbamazepine. He was being treated for trigeminal neuralgia. Four days after discontinuation of carbamazepine resulted in a complete resolution of the patient's dysphagia, and he returned to baseline.
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Clinical Case Reports
Bishev D, Malone M, Best D, Bazikian Y. A case report of carbamazepine-induced oropharyngeal dysphagia in a patient with primary progressive multiple sclerosis. Clin Case Rep. 2023;11(5):e7185. doi:10.1002/ccr3.7185