TITLE

Carbamazepine/chloral hydrate

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Reactions Weekly;2/23/2008, Issue 1190, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article describes the case of a 43-year-old woman, who had bipolar and emotional unstable personality disorder and developed purpura and ecchymosis over her whole body while receiving carbamazepine and chloral hydrate. The patient subsequently experienced a depressive episode and was treated with carbamazepine and chloral hydrate. Information is given on the dosage of the drugs taken by the patient. The drug were discontinued and blood tests revealed a slightly reduced, but still normal, partial thromboplastin time.
ACCESSION #
31241141

 

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