Postmortem tissue methamphetamine concentrations following selegiline administration.J Anal Toxicol. 1990 Sep-Oct; 14(5):330-1.JA
Selegiline is a relatively new antiparkinson's drug whose metabolites include methamphetamine and amphetamine. A 72-year-old female with apparently suicidal intentions was found dead at her residence. The cause of death was listed as coronary heart disease with a history of polypharmacy. The tissue methamphetamine and amphetamine concentrations resulting from selegiline administration are presented in this report.