Rifampicin induced thrombocytopenia.


Rifampicin occasionally causes thrombocytopenia when given as part of an intermittent regimen. A case is reported of severe thrombocytopenia developing after one dose of rifampicin, following a 4-month gap in daily therapy. The literature on rifampicin-induced thrombocytopenia is reviewed. 


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@article{Renuji1980RifampicinIT, title={Rifampicin induced thrombocytopenia.}, author={Baishyak Renuji and J I Inbanathan}, journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India}, year={1980}, volume={64 1}, pages={108} }