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Dysarthria and visual hallucinations due to flecainide toxicity



Dysarthria and visual hallucinations due to flecainide toxicity



Postgraduate Medical Journal 62(723): 61-62



A 65 year old man with recurrent ventricular tachyarrhythmias post myocardial infarction developed dysarthria and visual hallucinations due to flecainide toxicity. A readily available assay is required for estimating serum flecainide levels in patients with diminished renal or hepatic function or failed arrhythmia suppression.

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Accession: 028141145

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PMID: 3099275

DOI: 10.1136/pgmj.62.723.61


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