Isotretinoin Does Not Prolong QT Intervals and QT Dispersion in Patients With Severe Acne: A Surprising Finding for a Drug With Numerous Side Effects


Dursun R., Alpaslan M., Caliskan M. , Ciftci O., Kulaksizoglu S., Seckin D., ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF DRUGS IN DERMATOLOGY, cilt.10, ss.710-714, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/09546634.2011.608782
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF DRUGS IN DERMATOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.710-714

Özet

Background: Isotretinoin is a widely prescribed drug for the treatment of severe acne. Several adverse cardiac effects due to isotretinoin have been previously reported. However, no data exist on the effects of isotretinoin therapy on QT intervals.