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  1. Myasthenia Gravis Interactive Tutorial (Patient Education Institute)  
    ... the acetylcholine receptors. Another test is called the edrophonium t est . If a myasthenia gravis patient with eye weakness is given edrophonium chloride, muscle weakness will be relieved within a ...
  2. Myasthenia Gravis From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)  
    ... often in those with ocular myasthenia gravis. The edrophonium test uses intravenous administration of edrophonium chloride to very briefly relieve weakness in people ...
  3. ... tumor Nerve conduction studies EMG Pulmonary function tests Edrophonium test to see if this medicine reverses the ...
  4. ... neurologist might try giving an intravenous injection of edrophonium (Tensilon), a fast-acting cholinesterase inhibitor. A temporary ...
  5. A medicine called Tensilon (also called edrophonium) or a dummy medicine (inactive placebo) is given during this test. The health care provider gives the medicine through one of your ...
  6. Myasthenia Gravis: Tests and Diagnostic Methods (Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America)  
    ... causing their MG. OfficeTests —Sleep, Ice Pack and Edrophonium tests are examinations performed by specialists to evaluate ...
  7. Drooping Eyelid (Ptosis) (InteliHealth) (Harvard Medical School)  
    ... is the brand name for a medication called edrophonium chloride, which will be injected into a vein. ...
  8. Myasthenia Gravis (Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health)  
    ... if only eye muscles are affected by MG. Edrophonium test. When this drug is injected into someone ...