Dr. Peter H. Grossman Discusses Medication-Related Causes of Stevens Johnson Syndrome
LOS ANGELES (KTTV) - The Los Angeles Unified School District is investigating a mental health clinic it works with after an alarming case where a student nearly lost her life.
She took medication prescribed to her by a doctor at the clinic and as a result, had a severe reaction. Doctors would diagnose Ashley with Stevens Johnson syndrome, the same syndrome mentioned in that FDA black box warning.
Dr. Peter H. Grossman says, “There are very few things outside of perhaps a burn injury that are as painful as Stevens Johnson Syndrome.” FULL STORY