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Toxicological findings after fatal amitriptyline self-poisoning.
Human and Experimental Toxicology
A case of fatal self-poisoning with amitriptyline is reported. Both the drug and its metabolite nortriptyline were quantified in several post-mortem tissues and fluids, including vitreous humor. Results are discussed in the light of the existing literature.
Adult, Amitriptyline/blood, Amitriptyline/pharmacokinetics, Humans, Male, Mass Spectrometry, Nortriptyline/analysis, Nortriptyline/blood, Tissue Distribution
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