Trifluoperazine-Induced Cholestatic JaundiceAuthor(s): Vandad Sharifi | Shahideh Amini | Padideh Ghaeli | Arezoo Saeedinia
Journal: Iranian Journal of Psychiatry ISSN 1735-4587
Volume: 5; Issue: 3; Start page: 117; Date: 2010;
Keywords: Adverse effects | Obstructive jaundice | Trifluoperazine
"nLiver injury occurs with many drugs; therefore, a thorough work up is important for establishing the diagnosis. We report a case of trifluoperazine-induced cholestatic jaundice. A 44-year old male with schizoaffective disorder developed an increase in liver enzymes and jaundice after starting treatment with trifluoperazine .Workup for other potential etiologies was negative.