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Acute Fulminant Hepatitis After Treatment With Rabeprazole and Terbinafine

Duncan Johnstone, MD, PhD; Carmen Berger, MD; Philip Fleckman, MD
Arch Intern Med. 2001;161(13):1677-1678. doi:.
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Acute fulminant hepatitis has been attributed to rare idiosyncratic drug reactions associated with several common medications. We report here a case of fulminant hepatitis initially ascribed to the use of terbinafine for onychomycosis that may instead have been caused by the use of a relatively new proton-pump inhibitor, rabeprazole sodium, for gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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