Encephalopathy secondary to isoniazid in patients on hemodialysis

@inproceedings{Abbas2013EncephalopathyST,
  title={Encephalopathy secondary to isoniazid in patients on hemodialysis},
  author={Mushtak Talib Abbas and Fahmi Yousef Khan and S. Sulimon and A. Baidaa},
  booktitle={Indian journal of nephrology},
  year={2013}
}
We report isoniazid (INH)-induced encephalopathy in two male patients on hemodialysis. One of them had tuberculous adenitis, and the other had pulmonary tuberculosis. Both were given rifampicin, INH, pyrazinamide, and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg/day. Two patients developed disturbances in consciousness. After excluding other causes, INH-induced encephalopathy was suspected so the drug was stopped and dose of pyridoxine increased. Both patients retained their consciousness within 1 week and… CONTINUE READING

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Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
Both were given rifampicin , INH , pyrazinamide , and ethambutol with pyridoxine 40 mg / day .
One of them had tuberculous adenitis , and the other had pulmonary tuberculosis .
One of them had tuberculous adenitis , and the other had pulmonary tuberculosis .
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