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Amantadine in Chinese 'Cold and Flu' tablets: the cause of psychosis in a healthy man

Turbayne, Alexander K B; Xu, Tina; Swaminathan, Ashwin


We report the case of a healthy young man presenting with severe drug‐induced psychosis after the ingestion of an over‐the‐counter (OTC) Chinese ‘Cold and Flu’ medication containing amantadine, an anti‐viral medication.

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2018
Type: Journal article
Source: Internal Medicine Journal
DOI: 10.1111/imj.13780


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