Flashcards in Toxins #2 Deck (10):
Ethylene glycol treatment
IV ethanol drip, fomeprizole, thiamine, pyridoxine
Inhibits reuptake of NE and dopamine
-avoid beta blockers
-Benzos for anxiety
Naloxe and pulmonary edema
Negative pressure induced pulmonary edema
Tongue in airway, naloxone given, pt draws huge breath but cannot with tongue blocking.
Amyl nitrate, Na thiosulfate
-jewelry shop, cyanide used to separate heavy metal
Cyanide conversion when treated
Cnversion to methemoglobinemia.. Treatment with methylene blue May be required.
Atropine, jimmsen weed
Mad Asa hader (ALOC), red as a bee (flush skin), dry as a bone, blind as a bat (pupil dilation.
Protamime sulfate (whale sperm) beware anaphylaxis