Acute carbamazepine poisoning treated with resin hemoperfusion successfully.

Abstract

Carbamazepine (CBZ) poisoning has been occurring more frequently. We describe the use of synthesized resin-absorbed hemoperfusion in the therapy of a 48-year-old man who developed carotic, cardiovascular shock and multiorgan dysfunction due to a CBZ overdose (the highest concentration of drug >20 mg/L; therapeutic range, 8-12 mg/L). The treatment was very… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2009.12.006

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