Case Report: Zomepirac Suicide
Backer R C~~Kshirsagar V H~~Sopher I M
A suicidal death is described involving zomepirac sodium. The postmortem blood concentration of zomepirac was 152 mg/L. An antemortem specimen of zomepirac concentration was 286 mg/L. An ultraviolet spectrophotometer was utilzed for quantitation of the drug. Confirmation of the zomepirac was made by gas chromatography. 3 refs.