DRUG INTERACTIONS

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Abstract Number: 823

A DRUG INTERACTION THAT SPIRALED OUT OF CONTROL: THE TOXIC COMBINATION OF METHOTREXATE AND TRIMETHOPRIM-SULFAMETHOXAZOLE

Case Presentation: A 69-year-old lady with a history of Psoriatic Arthritis on Methotrexate (MTX) and CKD stage III was admitted to the hospital with mucositis and leukopenia. Sixteen days prior to the admission she was [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:37:01+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A DRUG INTERACTION THAT SPIRALED OUT OF CONTROL: THE TOXIC COMBINATION OF METHOTREXATE AND TRIMETHOPRIM-SULFAMETHOXAZOLE

Abstract Number: 740

CARDIOVASCULAR COLLAPSE AND SEIZURES: AN UNINTENDED QUETIAPINE OVERDOSE

Case Presentation: A 58-year-old man presented with two days of confusion, tremors and seizures. Past medical history included schizophrenia, epilepsy, HCV infection and right hemiparesis due to ischemic strokes. He initiated dasabuvir, ombitasvir, paritaprevir and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:36+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CARDIOVASCULAR COLLAPSE AND SEIZURES: AN UNINTENDED QUETIAPINE OVERDOSE

HM2018 Abstract Number: 648

CHOREA IN CANCER: AN UNLIKELY CULPRIT

Case Presentation: 52-year-old female with history of Stage IIIA triple negative right sided breast cancer, seizure disorder, and s/p lumpectomy presents with ataxia, confusion, and dyskinesia over the past 2 weeks. The patient is chronically [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:20:49+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on CHOREA IN CANCER: AN UNLIKELY CULPRIT

HM2017 Abstract Number: 738

TOO SWEET TO TREAT, LEDISPAVIR/SOFOSBUVIR INDUCED DIABETES MELLITUS IN PATIENT RECEIVING TENOFOVIR

Case Presentation: A 55 year old non obese African American male with the past medical history of HIV on tenofovir/emtricitabine/efavirenz and HCV genotype 1 infection who was being treated with ledipasvir/sofosbuvir came in with complaints [...]

By | 2017-04-20T15:59:36+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on TOO SWEET TO TREAT, LEDISPAVIR/SOFOSBUVIR INDUCED DIABETES MELLITUS IN PATIENT RECEIVING TENOFOVIR