Chemotherapy of Amanita phalloides Poisoning with Intravenous Silibinin

  title={Chemotherapy of Amanita phalloides Poisoning with Intravenous Silibinin},
  author={Karl Hruby and G{\'e}za Csom{\'o}s and Martin Fuhrmann and Heribert Thaler},
  journal={Human and Experimental Toxicology},
  pages={183 - 195}
1 A total of 18 cases of Amanita phalloides intoxication was treated by combined chemotherapy during 1980 and 1981. After attempted primary elimination of the toxin all patients received silibinin as basic therapy mainly by infusion and in two instances orally. 2 In order to evaluate the effect of silibinin therapy a retrospective study of the followed-up case records was made. The cases were arbitrarily classified into three groups according to the severity of liver damage (light, medium and… 

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