European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology

, Volume 43, Issue 3, pp 323–324 | Cite as

Chloroquine-induced pruritus and sickle cell gene trait in Africans: Possible pharmacogenetic relationship

  • J. O. Ogunranti
  • J. C. Aguiyi
  • S. Roma
  • K. E. Onwukeme
Letters to the Editors

Key words

Chloroquine, Pruritus sickle-cell trait, pharmacogenetics, Africans 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. O. Ogunranti
    • 1
  • J. C. Aguiyi
    • 2
  • S. Roma
    • 3
  • K. E. Onwukeme
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Anatomy Faculty of Medical SciencesUniversity of JosJosNigeria
  2. 2.Department of PharmacologyUniversity of JosJosNigeria
  3. 3.Department of PaediatricsUniversity of JosJosNigeria
  4. 4.Department of HaematologyUniversity of JosJosNigeria

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