Zomepirac-induced anaphylactic shock: an under-reported phenomenon.


Two patients presented with signs and symptoms of apparent zomepirac-induced anaphylactic shock. All recovered with appropriated therapy. The theories of the mechanisms by which nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs cause this serious adverse reaction are discussed.

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@article{Haines1985ZomepiracinducedAS, title={Zomepirac-induced anaphylactic shock: an under-reported phenomenon.}, author={David E. Haines and Gerrit Witte and Howard Graman and R E Uphold}, journal={The American journal of the medical sciences}, year={1985}, volume={290 4}, pages={165-6} }