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What is the treatment for lead poisoning?

What is the treatment for lead poisoning?

Chelation therapy: Preventing further exposure and in severe cases treatment with edta to remove lead from the body. Consult the site below for more information.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/lead-poisoning/fl00068/dsection=treatments-and-drugs. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for salmonella poisoning?

What is the treatment for salmonella poisoning?

Oral hydration: Salmonella typhi (typhoid fever) is transmitted by drinking or eating contaminated water or food. High fever, headache, abdominal pain and rash are possible symptoms. Oral hydration is the mainstay of treatment, although IV hydration may be needed in serious cases; oral antibiotics may also be recommended. Anti-diarrheal meds are usually not recommended. ...Read more

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Best treatment for food poisoning?

Best treatment for food poisoning?

Depends on cause: Food poisoning can come from toxins, viruses, and bacteria. Only the bacterial cause is likely to need medical treatment. For all of them it s important to keep well hydrated with clear liquids that have electrolytes, and to avoid other foods to rest the GI tract. For any condition that last more than a couple of days it is a good idea to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Do you need treatment for mild iron poisoning?

Toxicity: What do you mean by mild? Please contact Ontario Poison Centre at: 1-800-268-9017 (toll free in Ontario)
(416) 813-5900 (greater Toronto area). Please tell them what was taken, amount and symptoms. Take care. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for alcohol poisoning?

What is the best treatment for alcohol poisoning?

A trip to the ER: Alcohol poisoning is a medical emergency that requires an immediate trip to the er. ...Read more

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What is the cause of food poisoning and what is the treatment?

What is the cause of food poisoning and what is the treatment?

Foodborne illnesses: Are many including bacteria such as e. Coli, salmonella or campylobacter; viruses such as norovirus and hepatitis a; toxins such as those made by staphylococcus and clostridium and bacillus cereus; and others such as beef tapeworm, paralytic shellfish poisoning, and scombroid and ciguatera from fish...Any many more. ...Read more

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How to identify the poison and treatment. A kub is obtained. What do you expect?

How to identify the poison and treatment. A kub is obtained. What do you expect?

Not likely: KUB (kidney, ureter, bladder) is often performed as initial exam for non specific abdominal pain, flank pain, or blood in the urine. It can detect some types of kidney stones, less than 25 % of gallstones, and possibly detect or suggest bowel obstruction.
A customs agent may request that a physician consider a KUB if orally ingested packets of illicitly smuggled narcotics are suspected. ...Read more

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Best treatment for poison ivy?

Best treatment for poison ivy?

Steroids (cortisone): Poison ivy or poison oak rashes are allergic reactions caused by contact with the plants. The plant sap can be on clothes, bedding, car seats, etc..., so thorough cleaning is needed. Treatment is with steroid creams in mild cases but oral steroids in moderate or severe cases. Oral antihistamines like claritin, zyrtec, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) help decrease itching. A doctor can prescribe steroids if needed. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment of poison ivy?

What is the best treatment of poison ivy?

Anti itch: Hydrocortisone 1% available otc can be used to decrease the itch. Sometimes, a sedating anti histamine like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can also make the itching less pronounced. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for poison ivy rash?

What is the treatment for poison ivy rash?

Poison Ivy: If the rash is widespread or results in a large number of blisters, your doctor may prescribe an oral corticosteroid, such as prednisone, for poison ivy treatment. If a bacterial infection has developed at the rash site, your doctor will likely give you a prescription for an oral antibiotic. Prescription topical steroids are also helpful. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for accidental fire extinguisher poisoning?

Poison control: Please call 1-800-222-1222 anywhere in the United States & it will connect you to your local Poison Control Center. It is a free service & is available 24/7. For those who do not speak English – ask for a translator & a three way call with a translator will follow. Please be ready to tell the person - the exact type of fire extinguisher with brand. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for food poisoning?

What is the treatment for food poisoning?

Fluids, maybe meds: Hydration, not just water; sometimes antibiotics, not always: depends on severity, duration, and type of germ. Bland foods, brat diet (bananas, rice, apple sauce, tea, toast) initially; then advance. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for accidental poisoning?

Depends: Poisoning of any type is a very serious medical problem. The treatment will depend upon the agent involved. ...Read more

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What does absorbic acid treatment for lead poisoning mean?

What does absorbic acid treatment for lead poisoning mean?

Not likely: Asorbic acid or known as vitamin c does not play a therapeutic role in removing lead toxicity. Chelation therapy is required. ...Read more

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Can you please discuss the cure or treatment for food poisoning?

Can you please discuss the cure or treatment for food poisoning?

Homeopathy: Food poisoning (vomiting and diarrhea at the same time) is wonderfully treated with homeopathic arsenicum album 30c or 200c which you can obtain at the health food store.

Otherwise fluids fluids fluids. Some patients may need an anti nausea medication as well. ...Read more

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Okay treatment for heavy metal poisoning that will remove mercury from body?

Okay treatment for heavy metal poisoning that will remove mercury from body?

Not an issue for: Self diagnosis or treatment. If you think you have mercury poisoning, you should get tested for it and seek treatment from a doctor. This is not an issue for self diagnosis or self treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for food poisoning and how long does this typically last? Thanks! :)

What is the best treatment for food poisoning and how long does this typically last? Thanks! :)

The best: Treatment is to let it run its course, stay well hydrated with gatorade ( (if you can)). It usually lasts 24-48 hours. If you get too dehydrated, go to ER for IV fluids. Sometimes an antivomiting drug will help. ...Read more

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If someone is suffering from alcohol poisoning, why is it a treatment option to use very dilute ethanol?

If someone is suffering from alcohol poisoning, why is it a treatment option to use very dilute ethanol?

It isn't: That I know of. If someone is coming out of alcohol poisoning and is beginning to experience alcohol withdrawal, there are some doctors who will treat it with a 5% alcohol solution intravenously. However, several studies and meta-analyses of studies have argued strongly against using alcohol to treat alcohol withdrawal. If poisoned with wood or rubbing alcohol, alcohol may be a useful treatment. ...Read more

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What is the most successful treatment option for poison sumac?

Cold milk compress: Depending on the severity mild cases can be treated with cold milk compresses, easing off the plant material. And shake lotion. Over the counter poison ivy products to neutralize the chemical are available. For more severe extensive cases oral steroids can relieve and resolve the case. Use ivy shield as a preventive in suspect areas. ...Read more

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Please tell me what's the best treatment for poison oak?

Please tell me what's the best treatment for poison oak?

Steroids: Poison ivy and poison oak are best treated with steroids. Mild localized cases may respond to over the counter steroid creams but more severe cases may need a trip to the doctor for prescription steroid creams or even oral steroids. Antihistamines can help the itch. ...Read more

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What is behind the treatment of lead poisoning by penicillamine?

Binding & clearance: Penicillamine binds with the lead in the body and the combination is more easily cleared in the urine.
It must be taken for months to clear the lead enough. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for poison ivy or oak?

Many: There are several things that can help. Probably the most common things are otc, like calamine lotion and topical steroids. Sometimes patients need prescription topical steroids and others require systemic steroids. It really depends on each patient and the severity of the reaction. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for poison ivy on eyelids?

1% steroid cream: Be sure of the diagnosis. I have seen multiple cases of herpes zoster (shingles) fool the patient. Steroid cream use is best monitored by your eyecare doc. Also, keep area clean. ...Read more

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I think I have poison ivy on my penis, what's the best treatment for it?

I think I have poison ivy on my penis, what's the best treatment for it?

See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more

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How much is the bill for alcohol poisoning for the ambulance ride and e.R. Treatment?

How much is the bill for alcohol poisoning for the ambulance ride and e.R. Treatment?

Worth it: While emergency treatment is expensive, alcohol poisoning can be highly dangerous, and evaluation and treatment is important. That being said, while costs vary widely from facility to facility, typical ed costs are in the 200-400 per visit range, but this does not account for any specialized treatment required. Ambulance fees are often in the 300-400 range, but can easily be higher depending. ...Read more

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Can alcohol poisoning still affect a fifteen year old who did not receive treatment for it after two weeks?

Can alcohol poisoning still affect a fifteen year old who did not receive treatment for it after two weeks?

Biggest risk early: Alcohol poisoning is a term we applied to blood alcohol levels that begin to interfere with critical body functions. This would include losing the drive to breathe after which you die. Thankfully, alcohol is removed from the body and unless excessive drinking continues, this stage passes in hours. At 2 wks out you can have some effects, but there is no treatment that would reverse them. ...Read more

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If a person has aspartame poisoning does simply quitting products that contain aspartame like diet soda treat the problem or is there other treatment?

If a person has aspartame poisoning does simply quitting products that contain aspartame like diet soda treat the problem or is there other treatment?

No such thing: Aspartame can not poison you. This is based on a crazy web scam. There is no known toxicity proved with this product. There is some weak evidence that consumption of diet soda may be associated paradoxically with weight gain, in spite of the zero calories, but the reasons for this if confirmed are unclear and may be associated with eating habits in those who are soda drinkers. ...Read more

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If gamma rays are poisoning, why are they used for cancer treatment?

If gamma rays are poisoning, why are they used for cancer treatment?

Kill cancer cells.: While no test is 100% effective, gamma rays can be directed to kill mostly cancer cells. Radiation treatment for cancer consists of multiple, concentrated beams of gamma rays directed at the tumor to kill the cancer cells. These are directed at different angles in order to concentrate the rays on the cancer while minimizing damage to the surrounding normal tissue. ...Read more

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What's the treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning and its symptoms?

What's the treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning and its symptoms?

CO2 poisoning: First is to leave the contaminated environment. The environment, i.e. Your home should be checked to determine the source. If one is exposed to high co2 levels, being put into a high oxygen environment or even a decompression chamber for severe carbon monoxide intoxication.
You should get co2 alarms for your home. ...Read more