Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
Phenytoin injection is used to control certain types of seizures (convulsions) in the treatment of epilepsy. It is also used to prevent and treat seizures that occur during brain surgery. This medicine is an anticonvulsant that works in the brain tissue to stop seizures.
This medicine is to be given only or under the direct supervision of a doctor.
This product is available in the following dosage forms:
Portions of this document last updated: Nov. 01, 2023