more frequent liver monitoring for patients taking Cylert (pemoline)

Abbott now recommends more frequent liver monitoring for patients taking Cylert (pemoline).

Patients should be tested EVERY TWO WEEKS while on Cylert...due to the risk of liver toxicity.

Recommend trying the other stimulants for ADD first...methylphenidate (Ritalin) or dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine).

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