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Aspirin poisoning: What all healthcare professionals should know
 

Aspirin poisoning: What all healthcare professionals should know

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Acetylsalicylic acid, or aspirin, is one of the most widely used medicines in the world. It was first isolated from the willow bark in 1838 and was marketed as aspirin in the following year. Here are some things that all healthcare professionals should know about aspirin poisoning.
 
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15 Nov 2016 - General
 
Rajinda Asalage Habiba Twakkol Thanking you for adding mode of death by cardiopulmonary arrest by aspirin poisoning and other po...
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Aspirin is a drug which is commonly being used and I am quite sure if you take 100 people over the age of 40 years, above 30 people must be taking aspirin. It's overdose has serious consequences, They may sometimes lead to death. Patients with mi...
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Madhubabu kaaja Salicylates impair cellular respiration by uncoupling oxidative phosphorylation. They stimulate respiratory centers in the medulla, causing primary respiratory alkalosis, whi...
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Mahmoud AbdelAziz as you told children are more prone to aspirin poisoning than adults.Out of all salicylate methylsalicylate is more prone to toxic. A young child can die from swallowing l...
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Acute Aspirin overdose has a mortality rate of 2%. Chronic overdose is more commonly lethal with a mortality rate as high as 25%. Chronic overdose may be especially severe in children. No antidotes currently exist for aspirin poisoning. The analgesic...
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