Incidence of adverse drug reactions induced by N-acetylcysteine in patients with acetaminophen overdose.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Intravenous N-acetylcysteine (IV-NAC) is widely recognized as the antidote of choice for acetaminophen overdose. However, its use is not without adverse drug reactions (ADR) that might affect therapeutic outcome or lead to treatment delay. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to investigate the type and incidence of ADR induced by IV-NAC in… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0960327109359642

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@article{Zyoud2010IncidenceOA, title={Incidence of adverse drug reactions induced by N-acetylcysteine in patients with acetaminophen overdose.}, author={Sa'ed H. Zyoud and Rahmat Awang and Syed Azhar Syed Sulaiman and Waleed M. Sweileh and Samah W. Al-Jabi}, journal={Human & experimental toxicology}, year={2010}, volume={29 3}, pages={153-60} }