PMID: 3615241Jun 1, 1987

Promethazine-induced dystonic reaction

Pediatric Emergency Care
T DeGrandi, J E Simon


The case of a 15-year-old girl who experienced an acute dystonic reaction to promethazine therapy administered during an uncomplicated episode of acute gastroenteritis is reported. The pertinent literature is reviewed.


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