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Stedman's Shorter Medical Dictionary

Poisons & Antidotes
by T. L. Stedman, M.D., Wilcox & Follett Co., 1942

---Barbital Group---
Symptoms: Somnolence, ataxia, cyanosis, slow and noisy respiration, rise of temperature, occasionally a measleslike rash.

Treatment: Lavage or emetics; large draughts of water; cardiac stimulants, caffeine, strychnine, coramine, cardiazol, epinephrine, pituitrin.

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