Antibiotics and Neurotoxicity

The following are articles related to various antibiotics and the risks of neurotoxity:


“Neurotoxic effects associated with antibiotic use: management considerations”

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3175508/


Table showing neurotoxic effects broken down by antibiotic class

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3175508/table/tbl1/


“Some Antibiotics Linked to Serious Nerve Damage” – Article about FDA strengthening the warning label on Fluoroquinolones

http://www.webmd.com/brain/news/20130826/fda-strengthens-fluoroquinolone-warning


“Medication Induced Neuropathy”

https://www.neuropathyjournal.org/medication-induced-neuropathy/


“The β-lactam antibiotics, penicillin-G and cefoselis have different mechanisms and sites of action at GABAA receptors”

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1573156/


“Changes in Gaba and Gaba (B) receptor expressions are involved in neuropathy in the rat cuneate nucleus following median nerve transection”

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22290688


“Penicillin – and Carbapenem – Induced Neurotoxity: How to Reduce the Risk”

http://www.consultant360.com/content/penicillin-and-carbapenem-induced-neurotoxicity-how-reduce-risk


“Inhibition of GABA and benzodiazepine receptor binding by penicillins”

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6302590