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ALLMedicine™ Acetaminophen Level Center

Research & Reviews  11 results

Tricyclic Antidepressant Toxicity in Pediatrics Workup

Mar 18th, 2020 - Laboratory Studies As in all patients with potential overdose, the following should be routinely monitored in cases of cyclic antidepressant (CA) poisoning: Complete blood cell count (CBC) Serum acetaminophen level Electrolyte levels (with determi...

Fomepizole as an Adjunctive Treatment in Severe Acetaminophen Toxicity.
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Shah KR, Beuhler MC

Dec 2nd, 2019 - A 33-year-old male presented to the emergency department with a chief complaint of abdominal pain after taking #50 500 mg acetaminophen tablets over the preceding two days. He was tachycardic and tachypneic, and the initial labs were notable for a...

Rodenticide Toxicity Workup

Nov 20th, 2019 - Approach Considerations Obtain the following tests in patients with possible rodenticide poisoning: Glucose (point-of-care) - In every patient with altered mental status Electrolytes, serum glucose level, and ketones – Profound abnormalities may s...

Calcium Channel Blocker Toxicity

Dec 6th, 2018 - Practice Essentials Ingestion of excessive calcium channel blocker (CCB) agents is one of the most potentially lethal prescription drug overdoses. Overdoses of immediate-release CCBs are characterized by rapid progression to hypotension, bradydysr...

Preoperative cesarean delivery intravenous acetaminophen treatment for postoperative pa...
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; Towers CV, Shelton S et. al.

Dec 25th, 2017 - The United States currently has an opioid use disorder epidemic and research evaluating ways to minimize the use of opioids postsurgery are needed. One of these options is intravenous acetaminophen. If the use of preoperative intravenous acetamino...

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Etiology of Fulminant Liver Failure Is Often a Mystery

Jul 25th, 2005 - Action Points Advise patients who ask that fulminant hepatic failure can result from a wide variety of causes, of which viral or toxin-induced (particularly acetaminophen) hepatitis are the most common. Advise them also that the only therapy prove...

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