Antidotes for acute cyanide poisoning.

@article{Borron2012AntidotesFA,
  title={Antidotes for acute cyanide poisoning.},
  author={Stephen W. Borron and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric J. Baud},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical biotechnology},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 10},
  pages={
          1940-8
        }
}
Cyanide poisoning can present in multiple ways, given its widespread industrial use, presence in combustion products, multiple physical forms, and chemical structures. The primary target of toxicity is mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase. The onset and severity of poisoning depend on the route, dose, physicochemical structure and other variables. Common poisoning features include dyspnea, altered respiratory patterns, abnormal vital signs, altered mental status, seizures, and lactic acidosis. Our… CONTINUE READING
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