Which medications in the drug class Muscle relaxants, GABA agonists are used in the treatment of Acquired Nystagmus?

Updated: Oct 17, 2018
  • Author: Christopher M Bardorf, MD, MS; Chief Editor: Edsel Ing, MD, MPH, FRCSC  more...
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Muscle relaxants, GABA agonists

Use for periodic alternating nystagmus, downbeat and upbeat nystagmus, and seesaw nystagmus. [21]

Baclofen (Lioresal)

Periodic alternating oscillopsia may be a major complaint in patients with periodic alternating nystagmus and may be cured by the use of baclofen.


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