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Will narcotic overdose kill me if I don't get treatment?

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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
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In brief: Can do

Overdose of narcotics can suppress or arrest breathing, then your brain lacks oxygen and u die.
Needs urgent treatment with "anti-narcotic' medication.

In brief: Can do

Overdose of narcotics can suppress or arrest breathing, then your brain lacks oxygen and u die.
Needs urgent treatment with "anti-narcotic' medication.
Dr. George Klauber
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Dr. Matt Malkin
Anesthesiology

In brief: Quite possibly

It's called an overdose for a reason.
Big risk is to stop breathing or lose consciousness. Many celebrities have died as a result of prescription narcotic od. Regulation is a hot topic in pain management now. Only solution is er or ambulance for reversal agent or airway management asap. Also, avoid taking alcohol as the sedative effects can lead to unintentional od.

In brief: Quite possibly

It's called an overdose for a reason.
Big risk is to stop breathing or lose consciousness. Many celebrities have died as a result of prescription narcotic od. Regulation is a hot topic in pain management now. Only solution is er or ambulance for reversal agent or airway management asap. Also, avoid taking alcohol as the sedative effects can lead to unintentional od.
Dr. Matt Malkin
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