Published Online: 1 January 1982
Page Count: 6
Assistant professor in forensic and environmental toxicology, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Toxicologist, Office of the Medical Examiner, Charlotte County, Port Charlotte, FL
Director, Clinical Laboratories, Fawcett Memorial and St. Joseph Hospitals, FL
(Received 9 March 1981; accepted 2 July 1981)
A fatal methocarbamol intoxication is presented. Significant toxicologic findings were blood concentrations of 525 mg/L methocarbamol and 140 mg/dL ethanol. Analysis was by thin-layer, gas-liquid, and high pressure liquid chromatography. Toxicology data relevant to the interpretation of case findings are discussed.
Paper ID: JFS11470J