Hydroxychloroquine overdose: case report and recommendations for management

  title={Hydroxychloroquine overdose: case report and recommendations for management},
  author={Anna Ling Ngan Wong and Ian Tsz Fung Cheung and C. Graham},
  journal={European Journal of Emergency Medicine},
  • Anna Ling Ngan Wong, Ian Tsz Fung Cheung, C. Graham
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Hydroxychloroquine poisoning has rarely been reported in the literature, with only 18 cases being found on searching the literature. In this paper, we report a case that occurred in Hong Kong, and we make recommendations for emergency management of hydroxychloroquine overdose based on our and other's experience. 
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