Potentially fatal interaction between colchicine and disulfiram

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  • Huang M
  • Fan C
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We report an alcoholic patient who developed symptoms of acute colchicine intoxication following coadministration of disulfiram. Since alcoholic patients frequently encounter the medical treatment of gouty arthritis, it is crucial for clinicians to be aware of the drug interaction between disulfiram and colchicine. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved).

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  • Shu Chiao Chen

  • Ming Chyi Huang

  • Chun Chieh Fan

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