Which drugs are less commonly implicated as a cause of Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS)?

Updated: Jan 17, 2019
  • Author: C Stephen Foster, MD, FACS, FACR, FAAO, FARVO; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Stevens-Johnson syndrome has also been reported in patients taking the following drugs:

  • Modafinil (Provigil)
  • Allopurinol [22]
  • Mirtazapine [23]
  • TNF-alpha antagonists (eg, infliximab, etanercept, adalimumab) [24]
  • Cocaine
  • Sertraline
  • Pantoprazole
  • Tramadol

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