18) Gastric lavage
is another noninvasive option to alleviate a proventricular impaction.
literature (4/16) copper absorption was decreased with gastric lavage
22,23) In a study by Mishra and colleagues in 1969, they investigated 555 clinical specimens such as sputum, BAL, and gastric lavage
by paraffin baiting technique and found results of 10, 1 and 1 respectively for Nocardia spp.
Salen, P, Shih R, Sierzenski P, Reed J Effect of Physostigmine and Gastric Lavage
in a Datura Stramonium-induced anticholinergic poisoning epidemic.
has little effect unless done within an hour of ingestion of the substance.
High dose of Magnesium sulphate along with early supportive measures including gastric lavage
with Potassium permanganate, activated charcoal, coconut oil and oxygen inhalation along with close cardiac monitoring showed better outcomes in terms cardiac arrhythmias and Cardiogenic shock but no significant effect on overall mortality.
There is no specific antidote and quetiapine overdose is managed by appropriate supportive measures including: gastric lavage
and administration of activated charcoal and a laxative, maintaining airway and ensuring adequate ventilation and oxygenation, and cardiovascular monitoring (18).
After orotracheal intubation with a cuffed tube, mechanical ventilation was initiated and gastric lavage
samples sent for toxicological analysis.
Treatment consists of supportive care and gastrointestinal decontamination such as gastric lavage
and taking activated charcoal to prevent absorption for early presentation.
The patient was prepared by gastric lavage
and was fed with peptone retention enemas.
was performed and activated charcoal was given just after admission to ER.
She underwent gastric lavage
(stomach "pumping") in the ER and received aggressive IV fluids.