Use of cholestyramine in three patients with beta-acetyldigoxin, beta-methyldigoxin and digitoxin intoxication.

  • Jan Kuhlmann
  • Published 1984 in
    International journal of clinical pharmacology…
The effect of cholestyramine (8 g every 6 h by oral administration) on glycoside plasma concentrations of three patients with suicidal and accidental digitalis intoxications were studied. During treatment with cholestyramine the plasma concentrations of beta-acetyldigoxin and beta-methyldigoxin declined with half-lives of 20.4 or 30.0 h. These values are… CONTINUE READING