Drug associated fever

Drugs associated with fever include:

Erythromycin, Isoniazid, Penicillin, Nitrofurantoin, Procainamide, Quinidine, Atropine, Captopril, Clofibrate, Hydralazine, Hydrochlorothiazide, Methyldopa, Nifedipine, Allopurinol, Antihistamines, Aspirin, Cimetidine, Heparin, Meperidine, Phenytoin

The median time of onset of fever asset the initiation of a drug is eight days, but may vary from less than 24 hours to many months (Mackowiak PA et al).

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