Small doses of methylene blue, previously considered safe, can precipitate serotonin toxicity

Anaesthesia. 2009 Aug;64(8):924. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2044.2009.06029.x.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Coloring Agents / adverse effects*
  • Drug Interactions
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Methylene Blue / adverse effects*
  • Postoperative Complications / chemically induced
  • Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors / adverse effects*
  • Young Adult

Substances

  • Coloring Agents
  • Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
  • Methylene Blue