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ALLMedicine™ Amphetamine Toxicity Center

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Amphetamine Toxicity Treatment & Management

Oct 21st, 2021 - Prehospital Care Prehospital care of patients with amphetamine intoxication often requires physical and chemical restraint of the patient and treatment of complications of intoxication, including seizures, loss of competent airway, cardiac dysrhyt...

Amphetamine Toxicity

Oct 21st, 2021 - Practice Essentials Amphetamines are a class of compounds that are abused in many regions of the world, including the United States, Australasia, and Europe. Synthetic amphetamine compounds commonly are produced in clandestine laboratories and var...

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 12th, 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...

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