Case Discussion - Accidental poisoningCreated by:
A middle aged man, working as a car mechanic, with no previous background of any medical conditions, was admitted due to accidental drinking of diluted anti-freeze solution, around 2 hours ago. He went for a run after finishing work. After the exercise, he went back to his car and grab a bottle of water that he thought was a botlle of water, and drank it. After consuming of around 250ml, he did realised that the liquid he drank was indeed the diluted anti-freeze (containing ethylene glycol) !!!! He did prepared the diluted anti-freeze solution and put into his car a few days ago but he did forgotten about it. Subseqeuntly, he did contacted his family members to bring him to hospital. He was clinically well on arrival, with the only symptoms of minimal heartburn. What is your management option ??? What antidote to be given ???