Phenelzine associated peripheral neuropathy--clinical and electrophysiologic findings

Aust N Z J Med. 1991 Jun;21(3):339-40. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-5994.1991.tb04701.x.


Phenelzine associated sensorimotor peripheral neuropathy is reported in two patients. Symptoms were predominantly sensory, and improvement occurred after withdrawal of phenelzine. Electrophysiologic findings were consistent with an axonal process.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Electrophysiology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases / chemically induced*
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases / physiopathology
  • Phenelzine / adverse effects*


  • Phenelzine