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allopurinol antihistamines
azathioprine barbiturates
carbamazepine cephalosporins
cimetidine folic acid
hydralazine  hydroxyurea
ibuprofen   isoniazid 
methyldopa  nitrofurantoin 
penicillins  phenytoin 
procainamide  prophylthiouracil 
quinidine  streptomycin 
sulfonamides sulindac 
triamterene vancomycin  
Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment, edited by Lawrence M. Tierney, Jr., et al. Stamford, CT: Appleton & Lange, 1996.  

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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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Fever inducing agents