Anesthetic management of a patient with an allergy to propylene glycol and parabens.

@article{Farber2010AnestheticMO,
  title={Anesthetic management of a patient with an allergy to propylene glycol and parabens.},
  author={Michaela Kristina Farber and Tiffany E. Angelo and Mariana Castells and Lawrence C. Tsen},
  journal={Anesthesia and analgesia},
  year={2010},
  volume={110 3},
  pages={839-42}
}
Multiple pharmaceutical products contain excipients, or additive chemicals, to improve stability, bioavailability, antimicrobial activity, or palatability. Two of the most common excipients are propylene glycol and parabens. We report the successful anesthetic management of a patient with idiosyncratic reactions to prescribed and over-the-counter… CONTINUE READING