[Acute hepatitis due to ticlopidine. A report of 12 cases and review of the literature].

@article{Pizarro2001AcuteHD,
  title={[Acute hepatitis due to ticlopidine. A report of 12 cases and review of the literature].},
  author={{\'A}ngeles Pizarro and Raul Andrade and Miren Garc{\'i}a-Cort{\'e}s and Maria Isabel Lucena and Jos{\'e} M P{\'e}rez-Moreno and Maria Puertas and Henry S{\'a}nchez-Mart{\'i}nez and Jos{\'e} Lu{\'i}s Montero and Jose Antonio Sanchez Duran and Marta Jim{\'e}nez and A Ruiz-Montero and M J Soto-Conesa and Luis Rodrigo and Ruth de Francisco and Ramiro Alc{\'a}ntara and Raquel Luciana Boscariol Camargo},
  journal={Revista de neurologia},
  year={2001},
  volume={33 11},
  pages={1014-20}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze the characteristics of hepatotoxicity due to ticlopidine. PATIENTS AND METHODS We describe all the case of hepatotoxicity attributed to ticlopidine and reported to the Register of drug associated hepatopathies. We also obtained data from MEDLINE and the Spanish Medical Index regarding cases reported during the period 1982 2001. RESULTS We reported twelve cases of hepatopathy related to the use of ticlopidine. These made up 5% of all the cases notified to the Register… CONTINUE READING