Intended for healthcare professionals

Papers Drug points

Anaphylaxis induced by gabexate mesylate

BMJ 1998; 317 doi: (Published 05 December 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:1563
  1. Yoshihiro Matsukawa
  1. Susumu Nishinarita, Takashi Horie, Sensuke Naruse, Nihon University School of Medicine, Oyagochi-Kamimachi Itabashi, 173 Tokyo, Japan

    Gabexate mesylate (molecular weight 417) is a protease inhibitor 1 2 and has an effect against shock.3 Ten cases of shock induced by gabexate mesylate have, however, been reported (Ono Pharmaceutical Company and Nichiiko Pharmaceutical Company, personal communication). We report an additional case and an analysis of the clinical features of the 11 cases.

    A 59 year old woman (case 7 in table) developed pancreatitis in …

    View Full Text