Andrew J Muzyk

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Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of diazepam loading for the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome in hospitalized patients
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC, USA
    Am J Addict 22:113-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint A computerized physician order entry set designed to improve safety of intravenous haloperidol utilization: a retrospective study in agitated hospitalized patients
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC 27710, USA
    Drug Saf 35:725-31. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Examination of baseline risk factors for QTc interval prolongation in patients prescribed intravenous haloperidol
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC, USA
    Drug Saf 35:547-53. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Defining the role of baclofen for the treatment of alcohol dependence: a systematic review of the evidence
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC, USA
    CNS Drugs 26:69-78. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Role of α2-agonists in the treatment of acute alcohol withdrawal
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Campbell University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 45:649-57. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Drug interaction between carbapenems and extended-release divalproex sodium in a patient with schizoaffective disorder
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Campbell University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:560.e1-3. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Serotonin syndrome after a massive overdose of controlled-release paroxetine
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Duke University Hospital Pharmacy, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychosomatics 51:437-42. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of baseline lipid monitoring in patients prescribed second-generation antipsychotics during their index hospitalization: a retrospective cohort study
    Walter Laundon
    Department of Pharmacy, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:380-4. 2012
  9. doi request reprint A case of delirium, motor disturbances, and autonomic dysfunction due to baclofen and tizanidine withdrawal: a review of the literature
    David E Karol
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:84.e1-2. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Use of aripiprazole in a patient with multiple sclerosis presenting with paranoid psychosis
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 16:420-4. 2010

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint The role of diazepam loading for the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome in hospitalized patients
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC, USA
    Am J Addict 22:113-8. 2013
    ..Diazepam loading is a treatment strategy that utilizes the pharmacokinetics of this agent to achieve a rapid reduction in symptoms followed by sustained benefit over a period of days...
  2. doi request reprint A computerized physician order entry set designed to improve safety of intravenous haloperidol utilization: a retrospective study in agitated hospitalized patients
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC 27710, USA
    Drug Saf 35:725-31. 2012
    ..Intravenous haloperidol can increase the risk for corrected QT (QTc) interval prolongation, torsades de pointes (TdP) and sudden death...
  3. doi request reprint Examination of baseline risk factors for QTc interval prolongation in patients prescribed intravenous haloperidol
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC, USA
    Drug Saf 35:547-53. 2012
    ..There are a number of risk factors reported in the literature for QTc prolongation and TdP with intravenous haloperidol...
  4. doi request reprint Defining the role of baclofen for the treatment of alcohol dependence: a systematic review of the evidence
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Campbell University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Buies Creek, NC, USA
    CNS Drugs 26:69-78. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Role of α2-agonists in the treatment of acute alcohol withdrawal
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Campbell University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 45:649-57. 2011
    ..To evaluate literature reporting on the role of norepinephrine in alcohol withdrawal and to determine the safety and efficacy of α(2)-agonists in reducing symptoms of this severe condition...
  6. doi request reprint Drug interaction between carbapenems and extended-release divalproex sodium in a patient with schizoaffective disorder
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Campbell University School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:560.e1-3. 2010
    ..One specific interaction occurs between the carbapenem antibiotics and DVX resulting in decreased valproic acid (VPA) levels immediately following the initiation of this antibiotic class...
  7. doi request reprint Serotonin syndrome after a massive overdose of controlled-release paroxetine
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Duke University Hospital Pharmacy, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychosomatics 51:437-42. 2010
    ..Serotonin syndrome is a condition resulting from an overabundance of serotonin at postsynaptic receptors. The syndrome usually responds to cyproheptadine and benzodiazepines. However, some patients do not respond to conventional treatment...
  8. doi request reprint Prevalence of baseline lipid monitoring in patients prescribed second-generation antipsychotics during their index hospitalization: a retrospective cohort study
    Walter Laundon
    Department of Pharmacy, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:380-4. 2012
    ..Despite consensus statement recommendations for lipid monitoring, studies indicate that up to 90% of patients still do not have a baseline lipid panel prior to prescription of a second-generation antipsychotic...
  9. doi request reprint A case of delirium, motor disturbances, and autonomic dysfunction due to baclofen and tizanidine withdrawal: a review of the literature
    David E Karol
    Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:84.e1-2. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Use of aripiprazole in a patient with multiple sclerosis presenting with paranoid psychosis
    Andrew J Muzyk
    Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
    J Psychiatr Pract 16:420-4. 2010
    ..She was discharged on oral aripiprazole 10 mg twice daily. This case report suggests the benefit of aripiprazole for psychotic symptoms in MS. Further study of aripiprazole's efficacy is needed to confirm these findings...