A case report of zinc phosphide poisoning: complicated by acute renal failure and tubulo interstitial nephritis.
- Nilukshana Yogendranathan,
- H M M T B Herath,
- Thenuka Sivasundaram,
- R Constantine,
- Aruna Kulatunga
BMC Pharmacol Toxicol 2017 May 25;18(1):37. Epub 2017 May 25.
National Hospital, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
Background: Run Rat® is a rodenticide widely used against small mammals. It comprises of a minimum of 32% zinc phosphide which is highly toxic in acute exposures to humans. It may be consumed accidentally or intentionally. Read More