Medications which may induce fever (Adverse effect).

Medications with a Potential for inducing a fever 

cimetidinefolic acid
hydralazine hydroxyurea
ibuprofen  isoniazid 
methyldopa nitrofurantoin 
penicillins phenytoin 
procainamide prophylthiouracil 
quinidine streptomycin 
Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, edited by Lawrence M. Tierney, Jr., et al. Stamford, CT: Appleton & Lange, 1996.  

Globalrph visitor input - Package insert.

Knockaert DC, Dujardin KS, Bobbaers HJ. Long-term follow-up of patients with undiagnosed fever of unknown origin. Arch Intern Med 1996; 156(6):618-20. 

Lipsky BA, Hirschmann JV. Drug fever. JAMA 1981; 245(8):851-4. 

Mackowiak PA, LeMaistre CF. Drug fever: A critical appraisal of conventional concepts through an analysis of 51 episodes diagnosed in two Dallas hospitals and 97 episodes reported in the English literature. Ann Intern Med 1987;106:728.


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