Videnskab | Medicinsk Nyhed 18/04
Behandling af aquagen pruritus ved polycytaemia vera med paroxetin - en selektiv serotoningenoptagelseshæmmer
Ugeskr Læger 2008;170(38):2981
Summary Aquagenic pruritus from polycythaemia vera - treatment with paroxetin, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor Ugeskr Læger 2008;170(38):2981 Pruritus is one of the most frequent and bothersome symptoms of polycythaemia vera and other chronic myeloproliferative disorders. The treatment is often difficult and ineffective. Here, we present four patients with severe pruritus, three of whom were successfully treated with paroxetin, a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor.