Year: 1990 Source: Journal of Toxicology. Clinical Toxicology, v.28, no.3, (1990), p.379-382 SIEC No: 19910489

The case of a 75 yr-old male who completed suicide is reported. A review of the medical literature revealed five cases of captopril overdose; all were suicide attempts. To the author’s knowledge, this is the first case report of fatal captopril overdose. (6 refs.)