Assess Meds That May Trigger a Myasthenia Gravis Flare

Patients with myasthenia gravis will need your help to PREVENT an exacerbation during a hospital stay.

This chronic, autoimmune disease can cause bouts of muscle weakness almost anywhere in the body...from drooping eyelids or double vision to difficulty swallowing or breathing.

These patients' immune systems make antibodies...mostly to acetylcholine receptors...which impair muscle contraction.

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