A 24-year-old male asked:
is esomeprazol, oral hydration salts, and metoclopramide useful for overdose of ethanol?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 17 years experience
Yes and no : For symptoms related to drinking too much ie a hangover, all may be helpful. But for someone who has had way too much and has symptoms of overdose they should be seen immediately by a physician and monitored in a medical setting.
Last updated Jul 15, 2014
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