Rhabdomyolysis probably induced by influenza vaccine and fibrate therapy.


A 65 years old male patient admitted to the hospital with weakness and pain of the extremity muscles. He had tenderness widespread of the body and feel difficulty to move. He had coronary heart disease and hyperlipidemia. He was taking 267 mg of fenofibrate daily for 5 months and had influenza vaccine (Vaxigrip, Sanofi, Lyon, France) administration a week… (More)