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Fatal hepatotoxicity following oral administration of amiodarone.

Authors
  • Richer, M
  • Robert, S
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Annals of pharmacotherapy
Publication Date
Jun 01, 1995
Volume
29
Issue
6
Pages
582–586
Identifiers
PMID: 7663029
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Evidence pertaining to both mild and severe amiodarone toxicity indicates that cumulative dose may correlate with overall toxicity and, therefore, maintenance doses should be kept as low as possible. Patients should be followed with monitoring of liver function test results every 3-6 months.

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