TITLE

Paracetamol

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Reactions Weekly;4/21/2007, Issue 1148, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 9-year-old boy who developed generalised urticaria, rhinoconjunctivitis and dyspnoea after taking a paracetamol mixture which contained povidone. The boy was taken to hospital and received epinephrine and betamethasone after his diagnosis. Prick tests revealed that the boy reacted to povidone K25 and K30 at a 0.001% concentration.
ACCESSION #
25102801

 

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