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625 Possible Causes for Gastric Lavage

  • Opiate Overdose

    lavage, or stomach pumping may be performed in addition to charcoal administration Treatment for cardiac arrest, if heart problems occur Venous line access for administration[] […] including: Airway management/ intubation, to ensure the individual can breathe Activated charcoal administration to minimize further absorption of any ingested intoxicants Gastric[]

  • Benzodiazepine Overdose

    The use of flumazenil results in complete awakening with restoration of upper airway protective reflexes, thus enabling gastric lavage to be performed and transfer of the[] Gastric lavage (stomach pumping) or whole bowel irrigation are also not recommended.[] Keywords Adis International Limited Zolpidem Flumazenil Flunitrazepam Gastric Lavage These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors.[]

  • Tricyclic Antidepressant Overdose

    Recovery of cyclic depressants with gastric lavage. J Emerg Med 1989 ; 7 : 373 –7.[] A short cut review was carried out to establish whether gastric lavage is indicated after tricyclic antidepressant overdose.[] CLINICAL BOTTOM LINE There is no evidence for gastric lavage in tricyclic antidepressant overdose.[]

  • Ethanol

    Ethylene glycol is rapidly absorbed from the stomach, making treatment with gastric lavage and syrup of ipecac ineffective. 3, 6 Likewise, it requires large amounts of activated[]

  • Salicylate Poisoning

    Treatment options include induction of emesis or diuresis, gastric lavage, administration of activated charcoal, and surgery.[] Gastric lavage is a very useful technique in this type of situation, mainly in the first hour after ingestion of the toxin, although it may be indicated during the first 8[] This treatment method, which cleanses the digestive tract, has nearly completely replaced gastric lavage and is fully indicated for cases of salicylate poisoning. 5 We believe[]

  • Acetaminophen Overdose

    There seemed to be no difference between gastric lavage and ipecacuanha, but gastric lavage and ipecacuanha seemed more effective than no treatment (very low quality of evidence[] lavage/whole bowel irrigation supportive care -possible intubation -management of hepatic/renal failure -antiemetics antidote liver transplant gastric lavage/whole bowel[] The interventions could have been gastric lavage, ipecacuanha, or activated charcoal, or various extracorporeal treatments, or antidotes.[]

  • Zinc Chloride Poisoning

    Any zinc remaining in the stomach may be eliminated using gastric lavage, in which a tube is inserted down the throat or a nasal passageway into the stomach.[]

  • Barbiturate Overdose

    The efficacy of gastric lavage as it is practiced in a major metropolitan hospital was evaluated.[] Gastric lavage— The putative clinical benefit of gastric lavage has never been unequivocally demonstrated; on the other hand, the severe complications that have been observed[] Benson BE, Hoppu K, Troutman WG, et al.: Position paper update: gastric lavage for gastrointestinal decontamination. Clin Toxicol (Phila) 2013; 51: 140–6.[]

  • Croton Oil Poisoning

    Management In cases of croton seed poisoning, the recommended procedure are by gastric lavage, demulcent drinks, fluid and electrolyte replacement therapy, morphine and atropine[]

  • Kerosene Poisoning

    Gastric Lavage In Kerosene Poisoning Pregnancy Gas Early Chest stress and Anxiety – Associated with severe or In response to a large number of people with arthritis reporting[] A Gastric lavage C/I same for gastric lavage / stomach wash/ use of Boas’ tube/ Ewald’s tube- Absolute - corrosive poisons.[] Gastric lavage was not harmful to the patients, but there was no conclusive evidence that it was beneficial.[]

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