Meperidine-induced serotonin syndrome in a susceptible patient.
We present a patient with a history of clomipramine-induced serotonin syndrome 5 yr prior who developed serotonin syndrome after a single dose of meperidine. This report heightens appreciation of population at risk and also recognition of potential toxicity in meperidine.
SourceBritish journal of anaesthesia 103:3 2009 Sep pg 369-70
Serotonin Uptake Inhibitors
Pub Type(s)Case Reports