Torsades de pointes associated with astemizole (Hismanal) therapy

Arch Intern Med. 1993 Dec 13;153(23):2705.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Astemizole / adverse effects*
  • Erythromycin / adverse effects
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hypokalemia / complications
  • Torsades de Pointes / chemically induced*
  • Torsades de Pointes / etiology

Substances

  • Erythromycin
  • Astemizole