Survival after severe self poisoning with sodium valproate

Mayur Lakhani (Lead / Corresponding author), Marion E T McMurdo

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A 48 year old patient deliberately poisoned herself with 25 g of sodium valproate and survived with supportive measures only. This case contradicts the experience of those who advocate aggressive management of such severe overdoses.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)409-410
Number of pages2
JournalPostgraduate Medical Journal
Issue number727
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1986

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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