Overdose with modified-release paracetamol (Panadol Osteo®) presenting to a metropolitan emergency medicine network: a case series.

@article{Graudins2014OverdoseWM,
  title={Overdose with modified-release paracetamol (Panadol Osteo®) presenting to a metropolitan emergency medicine network: a case series.},
  author={Andis Graudins},
  journal={Emergency medicine Australasia : EMA},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={398-402}
}
BACKGROUND There are currently no large cases series documenting poisoning with paracetamol modified-release (Panadol Osteo®, GlaxoSmithKline, Sydney, NSW, Australia). Management guidelines recommend at least two serum paracetamol concentrations 4 h apart and initiating treatment with N-acetylcysteine (NAC) if more than 10 g is ingested. OBJECTIVE To… CONTINUE READING