Three fatal drug overdoses involving bupropion.

  title={Three fatal drug overdoses involving bupropion.},
  author={Patrick N. Friel and Barry K. Logan and Corinne L. Fligner},
  journal={Journal of analytical toxicology},
  volume={17 7},
Bupropion is a "second generation" antidepressant agent structurally related to the phenethylamines. Postmortem toxicology data are presented from three suicidal drug overdoses in which bupropion was detected. In two cases in which bupropion was the major toxicology finding, peripheral blood levels of the parent drug were 4.0 and 4.2 mg/L and total… CONTINUE READING