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Toxicity of maduramicin


This report documents the first presentation of seven human cases of poisoning with a compound used in poultry feed. The clinical presentation was a toxic polyneuropathy with rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure. We describe the protracted clinical course of one of these victims along with a tabulated description of the clinical course and relevant laboratory investigations of the others.

  • ionophor
  • maduramicin
  • acute renal failure
  • polyneuropathy
  • rhabdomyolysis

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