Blisters of the skin in coma induced by amitriptyline and clorazepate dipotassium. Report of a case with underlying sweat gland necrosis

D. Herschthal, M. J. Robinson

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Abstract

Skin blisters with underlying sweat gland necrosis have been reported in cases of poisoning due to barbiturates, methadone, diazepam, and carbon monoxide. The authors describe a patient in whom similar lesions developed after ingesting toxic amounts of amitriptyline hydrochloride and clorazepate dipotassium.

Original languageEnglish
JournalArchives of Dermatology
Volume115
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1979
Externally publishedYes

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Clorazepate Dipotassium
Sweat Glands
Barbiturates
Amitriptyline
Poisons
Methadone
Carbon Monoxide
Blister
Diazepam
Coma
Poisoning
Necrosis
Skin

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Blisters of the skin in coma induced by amitriptyline and clorazepate dipotassium. Report of a case with underlying sweat gland necrosis. / Herschthal, D.; Robinson, M. J.

In: Archives of Dermatology, Vol. 115, No. 4, 01.01.1979.

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