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09/09/2009 Lethal Dose of Propofol Killed Jackson The Los Angeles coroner has found that popstar Michael Jackson died of an overdose of propofol.

Propofol is a general anaesthetic and is not generally used outside of an operating theatre. When used as directed and under the supervision of a qualified anaesthesiologist, propofol is usually safe.
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