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Doctors for Drug Overdose in Dalanwala, Dehradun
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Drug Overdose is the condition that occurs when an individual takes more than the recommended dosage of a particular medication. The overdose could be accidental or intentional. In an overdose the effects and side-effects of the drug become more pronounced. Other adverse effects might also occur which would probably not happen with a normal or recommended dosage of the medication.
HOW IS DRUG OVERDOSE DIAGNOSED?
A general physician would advise that lab tests be carried out to determine whether there has been any damage to organs. Drug screening would be performed and the drug levels in the blood would be measured
HOW IS DRUG OVERDOSE TREATED?
The treatment usually happens at the emergency department of the hospital where the stomach will be washed out completely to remove the lavage. Activated charcoal may also be administered to the patient. Physical restraint may also be required. Other medicine may also be administered as an antidote for the overdose.
DID YOU KNOW?
Anesthesia drug overdose is one of the most common forms of medical malpractices that happen in operating rooms and may prove to be fatal.