Categories: Accidents, Emergencies and Poisons
Sudden collapse; slow, feeble, irregular pulse, and
breathing; tickling in the mouth and the extremities, giddiness, great
muscular weakness; pupils generally dilated, may be contracted; mind is
Antidotes: Solution of tannic acid, twenty drops to a glass of water, to
wash out the stomach.
Treatment. Stimulants, whisky or brandy; digitalis, artificial
respiration, warmth and friction of the body. Lie in recumbent position.