Trazodone-related exercise-induced nonsustained ventricular tachycardia.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A 79-year-old woman in the course of a syncope evaluation is shown to have a trazodone-related cardiac arrhythmia confirmed by drug rechallenge. This nontricyclic antidepressant should be considered as potentially arrhythmogenic despite its generally favorable cardiovascular profile.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Vitullo, RN; Wharton, JM; Allen, NB; Pritchett, EL

Published Date

  • July 1, 1990

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 98 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 247 - 248

PubMed ID

  • 2361400

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0012-3692

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.98.1.247


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States