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Use of intravenous cyclizine in cardiac chest pain
  1. R A Cooke1,
  2. M W Cooke2
  1. 1Worcestershire, UK
  2. 2Emergency Medicine Department, University of Warwick, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 R A Cooke
 Worcestershire, UK; roger{at}

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May and Kumar1 conclude that “cyclizine should be avoided in patients with acute coronary events”, although we note that the BETs online version states “there appears to be no firm evidence that cyclizine increases morbidity and mortality in patients with myocardial ischaemia”. They reviewed a single 16–year–old study, which looked at a small number of patients suffering from heart …

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