Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Introduction

Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Ba Bow Sen is a folk remedy used mainly by Chinese people to treat childhood hyperactivity and to alleviate nightmares. This folk remedy has the potential to cause lead poisoning due to its relatively high content of lead. Children are more susceptible to the effects of lead. The use of folk remedies is still prevalent in some cultures. Lead poisoning can result in serious illness and even death in severe cases. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning is available below.

Symptoms of Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

Treatments for Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

  • Chelation
  • Removal of the source of the lead - to avoid further exposure
  • Chelation therapy if serious acute ingestion or if blood lead levels are >45mcg/dL
  • Management of encephalopathy in a critical care unit with adequate airway protection and supportive therapy
  • Long term follow up for detection and management of sequelae such as neurological impairment
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning?

Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning:

Causes of Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

Read more about causes of Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning.

Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Prognosis for Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

Prognosis for Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Symptoms are often unnoticed unless more serious lead poisoning occurs. Death due to lead poisoning is considered quite rare.

Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning Info

Videos about Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

 

More information about Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning

  1. Ba Bow Sen-induced lead poisoning: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Home Testing
  6. Complications
  7. Prognosis
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise