Hallucinations associated with miglitol use in a patient with chronic kidney disease and hypothyroidism.

@article{Ezeji2015HallucinationsAW,
  title={Hallucinations associated with miglitol use in a patient with chronic kidney disease and hypothyroidism.},
  author={George Chinedu Ezeji and Taiga Inoue and Gul Bahtiyar and Alan Sacerdote},
  journal={BMJ case reports},
  year={2015},
  volume={2015}
}
A 71-year-old woman with type 2 diabetes mellitus, chronic kidney disease stage IV, primary hypothyroidism and osteoarthritis, whose prescribed treatment included miglitol 50 mg thrice daily with the first bite of meals, reported that she suffered visual hallucinations while taking miglitol, which resolved within a few days of stopping the drug. When she… CONTINUE READING