DÄ internationalArchive50/2006Coma in Neonates after Nasal Decongestant Drops?

Review article

Coma in Neonates after Nasal Decongestant Drops?

Dtsch Arztebl 2006; 103(50): A-3411

Meyburg, J; Kölker, S; Hoffmann, G F; Zilow, E P

For technical reasons, the English full text will be published approximately two weeks after the German print edition has been published.

1. Hainsworth WC: Accidental poisoning with naphazoline („Privine“) hydrochloride. Am J Dis Child 1948; 75: 76–80.
2. Jensen P, Edgren B, Hall L, Ring JC: Hemodynamic effects following ingestion of an imidazoline-containing product. Pediatr Emerg Care 1989; 5: 110–2. MEDLINE
3. Waring JI: Sedation as an unexpected systemic effect of privine. JAMA 1945; 129: 129.
4. Bielenberg J: Schleimhautabschwellende Nasentropfen. Zentrale Nebenwirkungen bei Kleinkindern. Med Monatsschr Pharm 1990; 13: 47–8 MEDLINE
5. Bielenberg J: „Von Schlangen und Krokodilen.“ Zentrale Nebenwirkungen durch Nasentropfen. HNO 1998; 46: 276–80.
6. Sankey RJ, Nunn AJ, Sills AJ: Visual hallucinations in children receiving decongestants. BMJ 1984; 288: 1369. MEDLINE
7. Legler U: Intoxikationen durch Nasentropfen im Säuglings- und Kleinkindesalter. Dtsch Med Wochenschr 1959; 84: 69–70. MEDLINE
8. Gädecke R: Arzneimittelschäden bei Neugeborenen. Hippokrates 1968; 39: 13–16.
9. Söderman P, Sahlberg D, Wiholm BE: CNS reactions to nose drops in small children. Lancet 1984; 1: 573. MEDLINE
10. Dunn C, Gauthier M, Gaudreault P: Coma in a neonate following single intranasal dose of xylometazoline. Eur J Pediatr 1993; 152: 541. MEDLINE
11. Berlin RJ, Lee UT, Samples JR et al.: Ophthalmic drops causing coma in an infant. J Pediatr 2001; 138: 441–3. MEDLINE
12. Tibirica E, Bricca G, Dontenwill M et al.: The imidazoline receptors and the central regulation of the arterial blood pressure: a minireview. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 1993; 88: 317–25. MEDLINE
13. Yamazato M, Sakima A, Nakazato J, Sesoko S, Muratani H, Fukiyama K: Hypotensive and sedative effects of clonidine injected into the rostral ventrolateral medulla of conscious rats. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2001; 281: R1868–76. MEDLINE
14. Breschan C, Krumpholz R, Likar R, Kraschl R, Schalk HV: Can a dose of 2microg.kg(-1) caudal clonidine cause respiratory depression in neonates? Paediatr Anaesth 1999; 9: 81–3. MEDLINE
15. Bouchut JC, Dubois R, Godard J: Clonidine in preterm-infant caudal anesthesia may be responsible for postoperative apnea. Reg Anesth Pain Med 2001; 26: 83–5. MEDLINE
16. O'Halloran KD, Herman JK, Bisgard GE: Activation of medullary post-inspiratory related neurons during clonidine-induced central apnea in anesthetized goats. Adv Exp Med Biol 2001; 499: 95–9. MEDLINE
17. Stewart PA, Hayakawa EM: Interendothelial junctional changes underlie the developmental 'tightening' of the blood-brain barrier. Brain Res 1987; 429: 271–81. MEDLINE

Info

Specialities