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Cutaneous and Ocular Reactions to Practolol

Br Med J 1974; 4 doi: (Published 09 November 1974) Cite this as: Br Med J 1974;4:321
  1. R. H. Felix,
  2. F. A. Ive,
  3. M. G. C. Dahl


    A total of 21 patients suffering from drug-induced rashes from practolol have been seen over the past two years. The clinical manifestations varied, with the morphological appearances of the rash resembling those of eczema, lupus erythematosus, lichen planus, and a highly characteristic toxic erythematous psoriasiform eruption. Persistent ocular damage was a feature in three cases.