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Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity

Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity:
  1. Causes (4 conditions)
  2. Misdiagnosis
  3. Home Testing
  4. Treatments

Causes of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

  • Anticholinergic effect
  • Direct alpha-adrenergic blockade
  • Inhibition of norepinephrine and serotonin re-uptake
  • Blockade of fast sodium channels in myocardial cells
  • more causes...»

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity

Home medical tests possibly related to Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity:

Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity may include:

  • Hospital admission
  • Intravenous access
  • Fluid resuscitation
  • Treat seizures with benzodiazepams
  • Gastric decontamination
  • Syruo of ipecac
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Misdiagnosis and Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity

Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present in a variety of different severities. Diseases in this group include more »

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might 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 also 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 usually more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly 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 fail to more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can cause severe medical depression to more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of anxiety disorders). Failure to diagnose these anxiety disorders may worsen the depression. See more »

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Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity: Related Rare Diseases

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Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity

The list below shows some of the causes of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity mentioned in various sources:

  • Anticholinergic effect
  • Blockade of fast sodium channels in myocardial cells
  • Direct alpha-adrenergic blockade
  • Inhibition of norepinephrine and serotonin re-uptake
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity. Of the 4 causes of Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Tricyclic antidepressant toxicity:

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