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What happens when you die from a cocaine overdose?

What happens when you die from a cocaine overdose?

Your heart stops: Not sure what you mean here, but a Cocaine overdose, may cause the strain on the heart to be too much and cause an eventual stopping of the heart, resulting in death, at which point your brain stops to function as well. Cocaine use-bad! Too much Cocaine use-very bad. Don't do drugs. Get help if you are addicted, see your dr. Or call a crisis center. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have a phobia of what happens when you die so this has made my anxiety worse and triggered panic attacks therefore is behavioral therapy accurate?

I have a phobia of what happens when you die so this has made my anxiety worse and triggered panic attacks therefore is behavioral therapy accurate?

Need to see someone: You should speak with a psychiatrist and then he or she can get you on a regime that may include medication and therapy. This will help you get a better handle on the anxiety. ...Read more

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What happens physiologically when you die of sepsis?

What happens physiologically when you die of sepsis?

Organs fail: In sepsis toxic chemicals are circulating throughout the body and causing damage to the organs by depleting oxygen to the cells. If severe enough, the immune system cannot recover and repair the damage. With the heart unable to meet the metabolic demands circulatory collapse occurs and blood pressure cannot be maintained. ...Read more

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What happens when we die?

If: I knew. I would tell you. Of you find out let me know ...Read more

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What happens if you die of septicmia?

What happens if you die of septicmia?

Please clarify: What specific information you are looking for. Whether you die from septicemia or any other cause - you are dead. Are you asking about symptoms prior to death? How the body is handled??? Re-ask with clarification of question. ...Read more

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What happens if I overdosed will I die in 7 hours?

What happens if I overdosed will I die in 7 hours?

That depends on what: You OD'ed on. If you are having thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at nearest ER now. Have friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. Have you taken an Overdose? Emergency care, med stabilization & psyche admit may be needed ...Read more

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What does it mean to die of natural causes? What happens?

What does it mean to die of natural causes? What happens?

Usually unexplained: To die of natural causes usually implies that no artificial cause, accident, homicide, etc, or that no obvious disease process was the cause of death. Usually in this case, the deceased may have died at home or outside of the medical system and no other obvious cause is identified. Most likely death is due to a fatal abnormal heart rhythm. ...Read more

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What happens if you were born postmature, will you die sooner?

What happens if you were born postmature, will you die sooner?

Postterm Delivery: Having been born post-term does not mean that you will die at a younger age. ...Read more

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I'm scared I'm gonna die. I know I will but scared how it will happen?

I'm scared I'm gonna die. I know I will but scared how it will happen?

Need to see psych: A preoccupation with death can be crippling to your daily activities and cause a tremendous amount of anxiety. You should see a psychiatrist. ...Read more

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Please reply or my friend might die of overdose. I don't kn what will happen cos till now he is normal after 29 pills till yesterday?

Please reply or my friend might die of overdose. I don't kn what will happen cos till now he is normal after 29 pills till yesterday?

Call 911 now: I don't really understand what you've written, but if your friend says he took an overdose, even he's acting normal, make the phone call. Let the emergency folks sort it out. Something is wrong. ...Read more

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What happens if you overdose with valium, do you die rightaway?

What happens if you overdose with valium, do you die rightaway?

Respiratory distress: Valium overdose requires high amounts of Valium. Overdose is also a risk of mixing Valium and alcohol or other drugs.
Large amounts of Valium can make you dizzy and impair your judgment, which can put you in danger.
Overdose is also a risk of mixing Valium & alcohol or other drugs.
Valium can cause a slowed heartbeat or breathing problems and respiratory ...Read more

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What happens if I take 6-7 Excedrin every day, will I eventually die?

What happens if I take 6-7 Excedrin every day, will I eventually die?

Are you feeling: Suicidal? Do you want to die by a slow route? Please forgive me if this is not the case, but I am concerned by your question. If you are having thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433). ...Read more

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What would happen to you if you received 10 brown recluse bites? Would you die?

What would happen to you if you received 10 brown recluse bites? Would you die?

Spider bites: The answer is we do not know - I guess no one has ever lived to tell us the exact number of bites they received at one time. ...Read more

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What happens if your body was a hypertonic or hypotonic solution what would happen, would you die?

What happens if your body was a hypertonic or hypotonic solution what would happen, would you die?

Yes, you'd die: Your cells can tolerate a very narrow range of sodium concentration. Too high or too low cells would either shrivel or explode, and if cells do that, you die. Your body has many systems and then back-up systems to keep your sodium regulated so that doesn't happen. ...Read more

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What happens if I loose 5/6 ltrs of blood, will I die. Can a person die if he donates 5/6ltrs blood.?

What happens if I loose 5/6 ltrs of blood, will I die. Can a person die if he donates 5/6ltrs blood.?

Yes, death.: If you were to lose 83% of your blood volume, yes you would be dead, and die prior to reaching that volume lost. Can only donate one whole unit (~500ml) of blood or two pheresed units of blood with the plasma and non-red-blood-cells returned. ...Read more

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What happens when neurons die?

What happens when neurons die?

Depends: When the neuron dies there is loss of innervation and that means that what ever it was meant to do it no longer works. The result would be dependent on where and what it controlled. ...Read more

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What is Rh factor and when it happens. Do babies die?

What is Rh factor and when it happens. Do babies die?

Rh disease: Rh disease is a rare blood reaction that occurs when the mother's body develops immune factors that fight the baby's blood. It occurs when the mother is sensitized during a previous pregnancy. ...Read more

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What would happen if I drank sunscreen? Could I die?

What would happen if I drank sunscreen? Could I die?

You'd get sick and: Probably absorb some harmful chemicals, but unless you drank a lot, would likely not die. A bigger concern is why you would even ask this question. If you have suicidal ideation, please realize that this is a permanent solution to temporary problems and there are plenty of people who care and will help. Ask for it. Please! ...Read more

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Why do we die from old age? What happens to the body?

Why do we die from old age? What happens to the body?

Many possible causes: See: http://www. Cdc. Gov/injury/images/lc-charts/10lc---by-age-group-2006-7_6_09-a.pdf This graph will provide top causes of death for age 65 and above. ...Read more

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What happens if I take 1600 mg of cefdinir, will I die?

What happens if I take 1600 mg of cefdinir, will I die?

Why are you asking?: Even if this amount of cefdinir (omnicef) would not kill you - why do you need to know about lethal dosages? If you are having
thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk ...Read more

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What happens if you overdose on feldene-d. would you die?

Possibly: An overdose will cause major GI or kidney issues. If you are considering doing this, I urge you to seek help. Call the suicide prevention hotline or seek counseling immediately. ...Read more

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What happens if you have your pancreas removed do you die?

What happens if you have your pancreas removed do you die?

Depends: Hi. Yes, we all die, no matter what, so whether you have your pancreas removed or not, you will die. But you can live a good life without a pancreas by taking pancreatic digestive enzyme pills with meals and snacks, and by taking insulin. If the pancreas is removed because of pancreatic cancer, you may do well (consider Ruth Bader Ginsburg, one of the few decent SCOTUS judges), or you may not. ...Read more

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What happens if I die can I donate my pancreas to my little brother?

What happens if I die can I donate my pancreas to my little brother?

Depends: Hi. I hate to make assumptions, but I take it we are to assume your little brother has type 1 diabetes. In general, pancreas transplants are only done if a kidney is also being transplanted for kidney failure, although that is certainly not an absolute. It would depend on the circumstances of your death, your underlying health status, etc. Tight control (e.g., with a CGM) trumps immunosuppression ...Read more