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Basic first aid for the eye and skin

Eye Immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15min. Get medical help. Skin Wash skin with soap...
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Basic first aid for the eye and skin

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BENZODIAZEPINES

Toxicology Benzodiazepines (BZDs) are organic bases with a benzene ring and a 7-member diazepine moiety, with variable side chains that determine the potency, duration of action, metabolite activity and rate …

PYRIMIDINYL CARBOXY HERBICIDE

BENZOYLPYRAZOLE

BENZOIC ACID

BENZOTHIADIAZINE

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BENZODIAZEPINES

Toxicology Benzodiazepines (BZDs) are organic bases with a benzene ring and a 7-member diazepine moiety, with variable side chains that determine the potency, duration of action, metabolite activity and rate …

15. Malignant Hyperthermia


Ogilvie’s syndrome: (Un)common complication of amitraz poisoning

Ogilvie’s syndrome, also known as acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO), is a paralytic ileus of the colon characterized by massive colonic ...
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Things You Should Know About Ingestion of Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitizer  

Hand sanitizers can be alcohol-based (which are more common) or non-alcohol-based.   The most commonly used alcohol-based hand sanitisers are ...
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Treatment of cyproheptadine overdose 

Cyproheptadine is a sedating H-1 antihistamine with alpha adrenergic blocking, anticholinergic and antiserotonergic effects (through its 5-HT2A receptor-blocking action).   Cyproheptadine is commonly used in ...
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Pyrethroid-Organophosphate pesticide mixtures cause prolonged & severe poisoning than by individual compounds

Combination insecticide products have been formulated to broaden insecticidal activity and thereby improve product effectiveness. Organophosphates and pyrethroids have been ...
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ORGANOPHOSPHATE-PYRETHROID MIXED FORMULATION

Organophosphates and pyrethroids are neurotoxics. They affect the nervous system. Mechanistic information indicates that pyrethroids induce neurological effects by interfering ...
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Why Prolonged Apnoea May Be a Complication in Anaesthetized Pesticide Handlers

Pesticide intoxications carry obvious risks of several secondary symptoms when drugs that are substrates to a target enzyme are administered.  ...
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First-Aid for Pesticide Poisoning

First aid is the initial effort to assist a victim while medical help is on the way.   People must ...
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Safe Pesticide Use 

Pesticides are widely used to prevent or control pests, diseases, and weeds in order to reduce or eliminate yield losses ...
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Chili peppers (Capsicum annuum) 

Toxicology The routine uses of chili peppers by large numbers of diverse people suggest that they are safe under normal ...
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What clinicians need to know about phenobarbital overdose 

Barbiturates including phenobarb suppress the medullary respiratory center to induce respiratory depression. Patients with underlying chronic obstructive pulmonary disease are ...
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