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Paracetamol OD

>150mg/kg (75mg/kg if malnourished) or 12g
Vomiting RUQ pain: later encephalopathy, jaundice, liver/renal failure
Activated charcoal 8h just start NAC
Monitor INR, LFT, U+E, hourly BM

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Steroid long term:
Extras

Gastric protection (PPI)
Bone protection (alendronate )

3

Steroids long term:
Side effects

Osteoporosis
Weight gain
Immunosuppression
HTN
Skin thinning
Stomach ulcer
Cataracts
Mood

4

Adenosine:
Contraindication

Asthma
Long QT

5

Verapamil:
Drug interaction contraindication

Beta blockers

6

Ca channel blockers:
Side effects

Headache
Ankle swelling

7

Thiazides:
Side effect

Hypercalcaemia
Gout
Worsens digoxin toxicity

8

ARBs:
Side effects

Hyperkalaemia

9

Amiodarone:
Side effects

Hypothyroidism
Interstitial lung disease

10

Verapamil:
Side effects

Heart block

11

Amiodarone:
Contraindications

Preg/ breastfeeding
Heart block

12

Sulfalazine:
Side effects

Myelosuppression
Oligospermia
Hepatitis

13

Gold:
Side effects

Nephrotic syndrome
Marrow suppression

14

Penicillamine:
Side effects

Taste disturbance
Nephrotic syndrome
myasthenia

15

Chloroquine:
Side effects

Retinopathy
Tinnitus

16

Salicylate OD

haemodialysis

17

Opiate OD

Naloxone

18

Benzo OD

Flumenazil

19

Heparin OD

Protamine