A report of two deaths from massive ibuprofen ingestion. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
  • Ibuprofen

abstract

  • We will describe 2 cases of ibuprofen overdose characterized by cardiovascular collapse, acidosis, and hypothermia despite the use of vasopressors and renal replacement therapy. Although rarely reported, massive ibuprofen overdose may result in refractory multisystem organ failure and death.

publication date

  • June 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3550086

PubMed ID

  • 18072160

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 52

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 3

number

  • 2