Editor’s PicksCatastrophic Drug Errors Involving Tranexamic Acid Administered During Spinal AnesthesiaPatel, S.; Robertson, B.; McConachie, I.Author Information Department of Anaesthesia, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates Obstetric Anesthesia Digest: June 2020 - Volume 40 - Issue 2 - p 57-58 doi: 10.1097/01.aoa.0000661304.69019.e3 Buy Metrics Abstract (Anaesthesia. 2019;74:904–914) Drug administration errors during neuraxial anesthesia can result in dire outcomes. These authors had previously reported on neuraxial drug administration errors, but have since learned of several incidents of accidental intrathecal administration of tranexamic acid during spinal anesthesia. This article reviewed reports of these occurrences, identified contributing factors to the drug errors, and discussed prevention strategies. Copyright © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.