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A case report of supraventricular tachycardia potentially related to administration of high doses of loperamide (antidiarrheal drug) in a septic shock patient .
  • Heba Shaker,
  • Samar Fahmy
Heba Shaker
Alexandria Main University Hospital
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Samar Fahmy
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Peer review status:POSTED

26 May 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
27 May 2020Assigned to Editor
27 May 2020Submission Checks Completed

Abstract

A case of a 43 years old female in intensive care unit admitted with severe and persistent attacks of diarrhea ,she was administered high doses of loperamide and she developed supraventricular tachycardis attacks which disappeared upon dose reduction and then stopping of the drug.