Ciprofloxacin-induced QTc prolongation

J Assoc Physicians India. 2002 Mar;50:430-1.

Abstract

Ciprofloxacin has been widely used for treating infections and has been found to have very low cardiovascular side effects. QTc prolongation with the use of ciprofloxacin is yet to be reported in literature. A case report highlighting QTc prolongation by use of ciprofloxacin is being presented.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Anti-Infective Agents / adverse effects*
  • Ciprofloxacin / adverse effects*
  • Electric Countershock
  • Electrocardiography / drug effects*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Tachycardia, Ventricular / therapy

Substances

  • Anti-Infective Agents
  • Ciprofloxacin