Drug overdose: Introduction
Drug overdose: A condition characterized by the consumption in excess of a particular drug causing adverse effects.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Drug overdose is available below.
Symptoms of Drug overdose
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symptoms of Drug overdose
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Drug overdose:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Mental Health (Adults): Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Drug overdose?
Drug overdose: Deaths
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Alternative Treatments for Drug overdose
Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Drug overdose may include:
- Gelsemium homeopathic remedy
- Nux vomica homeopathic remedy
- Opium homeopathic remedy
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Drug overdose: Complications
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Causes of Drug overdose
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Disease Topics Related To Drug overdose
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Drug overdose: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Drug overdose
Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who
had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness
because he suffered from sudden inability to speak.
This was initially misdiagnosed as a ...read more »
Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for
a patient to show mental decline to dementia.
Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions,
such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease,
it can...read more »
ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD
in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults.
Some adults can remain undiagnosed, and indeed the condition has...read more »
Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder)
often fails to be diagnosed correctly by primary care physicians.
Many patients with bipolar...read more »
Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with
an eating disorder is female.
The result is that men with eating disorders often...read more »
Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be
undiagnosed in teenagers.
The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause...read more »
Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression)
may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of...read more »
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Drug overdose: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Drug overdose
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Drug overdose: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Drug overdose
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Drug overdose: Broader Related Topics
Types of Drug overdose
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Definitions of Drug overdose:
An accidental or deliberate dose of a medication or street drug that is in excess of what is normally used.
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