| SHORT COMMUNICATION
|Year : 1991 | Volume
| Issue : 2 | Page : 114-116
Rifampicin induced secondary icthyosis
AK Kothari, S Bhatnagar, RP Sharma, DK Gupta, N Nath
I. An indoor patient suffering from bilateral pulmonary tuberculosis, developed hepatotoxicity and secondary icthyosis after one month of starting antituberculous therapy.
2. On evaluation it was found that above mentioned side effects were because of rifampicin given in normal daily dosage.
3. To the best of our knowledge rifampicin induced secondary icthyosis has not been reported earlier.
A K Kothari
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