Published Online: 1 October 1981
Page Count: 6
Pathologist, Alabama State Department of Forensic Sciences, Mobile, Ala.
Chief toxicologist, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, Washington, D.C.
(Received 11 March 1981; accepted 30 April 1981)
We present a case of an oral overdose of cotton pledgets saturated with propylhexedrine, the active chemical in Benzedrex ® inhalers. The tissue levels are included for reference purposes.
Paper ID: JFS11435J