Reversal of Isoniazid-Induced Status Epilepticus Following Pyridoxine


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Baykan N., DURUKAN P.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, vol.9, no.3, pp.61-62, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/jemcr.2018.2173
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS
  • Page Numbers: pp.61-62

Abstract

Introduction: Intoxication caused by anti-tuberculosis drugs is a rare event in the modern era of medicine. However, high doses of isoniazid may cause convulsion, metabolic acidosis, lactic acidosis, rhabdomyolysis, coma, and eventually death.