Flashcards in Overdose Deck (6)
opioid overdose- respiratory rate less than 12
naloxone- Narcan only until respiratory rate is normal not return to normal level of consciousness-- NEVER activated charcoal
N-acetyl cysteine, can also uses activated charcoal if 4 hours within ingestion
Tachycardia, elevated blood pressure, respiratory rate, mydriasis, CNS stimulation.
anti-histamines, tricyclics, parkinson's meds, sympathomemetics- cocaine, pseudoephedrine, caffeine, LSD, ecstacy
Decreased respiratory rate, decreased mental status, physiologic depression, miosis
EtOH, benzos, organophosphate- insectacides, toxic alcohols