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ALLMedicine™ Amphetamine Toxicity Center

Research & Reviews  8 results

Delirium Tremens (DTs) Differential Diagnoses

Jun 14th, 2019 - Diagnostic Considerations The signs of alcohol withdrawal in critically ill patients, especially if accompanied by delirium, may mimic those of other serious disorders. These disorders may need to be excluded before a firm diagnosis of alcohol wit...

Amphetamine and Clonidine Toxicity Resulting in Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syn...
Pediatric Emergency Care; Minhaj FS, Schult RF et. al.

Apr 9th, 2019 - Amphetamine toxicity typically presents with hypertension and tachycardia. Conversely, clonidine acts as an agonist at central α2 and imidazoline receptors, which may cause brief initial hypertension followed by hypotension and bradycardia in over...

Antipsychotics for the treatment of sympathomimetic toxicity: A systematic review.
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Connors NJ, Alsakha A et. al.

Jan 15th, 2019 - Benzodiazepines are often recommended first-line for management of cocaine and amphetamine toxicity while antipsychotic treatment is discouraged due to the potential for lowering seizure threshold, prolonging the QT interval, and decreasing heat d...

β-Phenylethylamine and various monomethylated and para-halogenated analogs. Acute toxic...
Drug and Chemical Toxicology; Mosnaim AD, Wolf ME et. al.

Jan 8th, 2019 - Phenylethylamine's acute toxic effects in a population of adult (10 to 12 weeks old; ∼30 g) Swiss male albino mice are significantly increased by para-position aromatic ring halogenation. LDLO, LD50, and LD100 values (mg/kg; x ± SEM) for p-F- (116...

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