Br Heart J 39:688-692 doi:10.1136/hrt.39.6.688
  • Research Article

Massive digoxin ingestion. Report of a case and review of currently available therapies.


Recent reports of treatment of massive digoxin overdosage have emphasized the success of medical therapy. This report describes a fatal outcome to this problem despite aggressive medical management, including pervenous cardiac pacing and draws attention to deficiencies in current treatment of a serious problem.