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Hyper reflexia
Seizures
Ataxia
Tremor

Lithium toxicity

1

Horizontal nystagmus
Cerebellum ataxia
Confusion

Phenytoin toxicity

2

Slurred speech
Unsteady gait
Drowsiness

BZD overdose

3

Respiratory depression
Miosis
Sedation

Opioid intoxication

4

What are the characteristics of amphetamine intoxication?

Agitation
Paranoia
Delirium
Irritability
HTN
Sweating
Dilated pupils

5

What are the complications of amphetamine toxicity?

Cardiac arrythmias
Seizures
ICH
Hyperthermia

6

What are the sx of heroin withdrawal?

Muscle spasms, joint pain
N/v/d
Ab cramps
Rhinorrhea
Lacrimation
Yawning
Sweating
Irritability
HTN
Mydriasis

7

What are the sx of cocaine withdrawal?

Sleepiness
Hunger
Irritability
Fatigue

8

What are the sx of alcohol withdrawal?

Sweating
Hyper reflexia
Tremors
Seizures
Acute hallucinosis

9

What is delirium tremendous?

Happens 48 hours after last alcoholic beverage
Altered sensorium
Hallucinations
Autonomic instability - fever, tachy

10

What are the sx to nicotine withdrawal?

Irritability
Anxiety
Depression
Insomnia
Restlessness
Poor concentration
Increased appetitie
Weight gain
Brady