Journal of Addiction and Dependence
Baclofen induced morbiliform rashes in alcohol dependence: A case report with review of literature
- 1Department of Psychiatry, M S Ramaiah Medical College and Hospitals, Bangalore, India
- 2Department of Pharmacy Practice, M S Ramaiah College of Pharmacy, Bangalore, India
- 3Department of Psychiatry, Government Medical College, Manjeri, India
Hemendra Singh, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, M S Ramaiah Medical College and Hospitals, Bangalore, India. E-mail: email@example.com
Singh, H., et al. Baclofen-Induced Morbiliform Rashes in Alcohol Dependence: A Case Report. (2015) J Addict Depend 1(2): 1-2
© 2015 Singh, H. This is an Open access article distributed under the terms of Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
KeywordsBaclofen; Morbiliform Rashes; Alcohol Dependence
Baclofen has been commonly used for the treatment of various neurological disorders. Because of its ability to suppress alcohol consumption and craving, it has now been introduced in the treatment of alcohol dependence. Baclofen-induced skin rashes are extremely rare, especially morbiliform rashes. We report a case, who developed morbiliform rashes with a low dose of baclofen.