Ribavirin treatment in sars patients with renal insufficiency
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: LIU, Hui-Wen (Mackay Memorial Hospital, Pharmacy, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chiou (Mackay Memorial Hospital, China Taiwan)
Lin (Mackay Memorial Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Wang (Mackay Memorial Hospital, TAIPEI, China Taiwan)
Introduction: To assess the safety in use of ribavirin on suspected or probable SARS patients with renal insufficiency based on changes in level of hemoglobin concentration. Methods: A Case Series Study of 8 patients who received ribavirin. Results: Patient 1 was administered with ribavirin dosage of 200mg/day, and was found with the same.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.