PANRE - Psych/Behavioral

  1. What are the common side effects of TCA overdose?
    Anticholinergic - SLUDD-C (opposite of these: salivation, lacrimation, urination, digestion, defecation, pupillary constriction)

    2. Na-channel blocking effect - cause toxicity & ventricular arrhythmias (e.g. wide complex tachycardia) can occur.
  2. What are the common side effects of narcotics (oxycodone, methadone)?
    Bradycardia, hypotension, respiratory depression, pupillary constriction, nausea, vomiting, coma.
  3. What is the best indicator for TCA overdose?
    Prolonged QT interval
Author
NavyArmy
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343970
Card Set
PANRE - Psych/Behavioral
Description
PANRE review for psych/behavioral section
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