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Ventricular fibrillation due to lithium withdrawal--an interaction with chlorpromazine?
  1. R. N. Stevenson,
  2. C. Blanshard,
  3. D. L. Patterson
  1. Department of Cardiology, Whittington Hospital, London, UK.


    We report a case of primary ventricular fibrillation following withdrawal of lithium in a patient concurrently taking chlorpromazine. A potentially important drug interaction is discussed.

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