Possible gatifloxacin-induced fulminant hepatic failure.

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OBJECTIVE To report a case of fulminant hepatic failure associated with the use of gatifloxacin. CASE SUMMARY A 76-year-old white man was found to have an approximate 1-week history of worsening jaundice on the last day of a 10-day course of gatifloxacin for treatment of impetigo while at his skilled nursing facility. Liver function tests including… (More)

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