Management of Specific Poisonings

  • C. Bismuth
  • F.-J. Baud

Abstract

Although they have no place in therapy except as anticonvulsants, barbiturates are still extensively prescribed and constitute a major cause of acute drug overdose. Traditionally, the barbiturate drugs are divided into four classes, and their main properties and hazards are shown in Table 63.1 [32].

Keywords

Diarrhea Atropine Diltiazem Blindness Imipramine 

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