Laboratory and clinical features of self-poisoning with salbutamol and terbutaline.

@article{Jarvie1987LaboratoryAC,
  title={Laboratory and clinical features of self-poisoning with salbutamol and terbutaline.},
  author={Donald Jarvie and Ann M Thompson and Elizabeth Dyson},
  journal={Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry},
  year={1987},
  volume={168 3},
  pages={313-22}
}
A method has been developed for the simultaneous determination of the sympathomimetic drugs salbutamol and terbutaline in the plasma of poisoned patients, using ion-pair high-performance liquid chromatography with amperometric detection. Plasma concentrations of the drugs, measured in 8 poisoned patients, were well above the therapeutic range. The clinical… CONTINUE READING