Treatment of Posaconazole-Induced Peripheral Neuropathy With Methylprednisolone and Magnesium Infusions: A Case Report.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Feb;6(2):ofz031
Authors: Hussain S, Nissen S, Holland SM, Sandroni P, Lionakis MS
The tolerability of long-term posaconazole use remains poorly defined. We present a patient who developed peripheral neuropathy following long-term exposure to the tablet formulation of posaconazole, which was treated with methylprednisolone and magnesium infusions. The potential role of methylprednisolone and magnesium infusions in managing this potentially irreversible triazole-associated complication requires further study.
PMID: 31312664 [PubMed]