Quinine, cramps and heart failure: deaths. Quinine has an unfavourable harm-benefit balance in the treatment of cramps

Prescrire Int. 2016 Oct;25(175):243.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adrenergic beta-Antagonists / adverse effects*
  • Denmark
  • Heart Failure / diagnosis
  • Heart Failure / drug therapy*
  • Heart Failure / mortality*
  • Heart Failure / physiopathology
  • Humans
  • Muscle Cramp / diagnosis
  • Muscle Cramp / drug therapy*
  • Muscle Cramp / mortality*
  • Muscle Cramp / physiopathology
  • Muscle Relaxants, Central / adverse effects*
  • Quinine / adverse effects*
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Treatment Outcome

Substances

  • Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
  • Muscle Relaxants, Central
  • Quinine