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Treatment of restless leg syndrome is? (LQ)



A Phenytoin
B Valproate

C Gabapentin
D Carbamazepine

Ans. C Gabapentin

Neuromuscular features

1. Encephalopathy 3. Peripheral neuropathy 5. Dialysis dementia

2. Restless leg syndrome 4. Impotency

CNS features in CRF are due to

1. Increase BUN 2. Increase Creatinine 3. Decrease Na 4. Acidosis

5. Hyperosmolarity 6. Middle molecules

Recent Advances: Middle Molecules

1. Low-molecular-weight peptides and proteins (LMWPs) comprise nearly the entire middle molecule

2. It include beta 2-microglobulin, complement proteins (C3a and Factor D), leptin, and proinflammatory cytokines.

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a neurological disorder characterized by an irresistible urge to move one's body to stop uncomfortable or odd sensations. It most commonly affects the legs. Gabapentin is used in the treatment.

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