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Antidotes for Poisons / Poisonous organisms

Poison Category Antidote
Acetaminophen Acetylcysteine (Mucomyst)
Alcohols - Ethylene glycol, methanol, folinic acid Ethanol, folic acid (Folvite)
Anticholinergics - Diphenhydramine, benztropine Physostigmine (Antilirium)
Benzodiazepines Flumazenil (Romazicon)
Beta-adrenergic blockers Glucagon
Botulism Botulinum antitoxin
Calcium channel blockers Calcium chloride
Carbon monoxide Oxygen
Carbon tetrachloride Acetylcysteine (Mucomyst)
Chelating agents/cholinergics - Organophosphates, carbamates Atropine, pralidoxime
Coumadin derivatives Vitamin K1 (AquaMEPHYTON, Mephyton)
Cyanide Amyl nitrate, sodium nitrite, sodium thiosulfate, methylene blue, hydroxocobalamin
Digoxin Digoxin immune fab (Digibind)
Heparin Protamine
Hydrofluoric acid Calcium gluconate
Iron Deferoxamine mesylate (Desferal)
Isoniazid Pyridoxine (Aminoxin)
Jellyfish No antivenin - remove remaining tentacles, apply topical hydrocortisone cream, acetaminophen or ibuprofen for pain sculpin. No antivenin-immerse the stung extremity in water that is as hot as can be tolerated without producing a burn, for 60 to 90 minutes
Lead Edetate calcium disodium (calcium disodium versenate)
Opioids Naloxone (Narcan), nalmefene (Revex), naltrexone (ReVia)
Organophosphates, anticholinesterases Atropine, pralidoxime (2-PAM, Protopam)
Salicylates Sodium bicarbonate (Neut)
Scorpion No antivenin-treat with acetaminophen and Benadryl
Snake - Central American pit viper Crotalidae antivenin
Snake - Copperhead Crotalidae antivenin
Snake - Eastern coral snake Elapidae antivenin
Snake - North American rattlesnake Crotalidae antivenin
Snake - South American pit viper Crotalidae antivenin
Snake - Texas coral snake Elapidae antivenin
Snake - Water moccasin Crotalidae antivenin
Spider - Black widow spider Calcium gluconate, Latrodectus antivenin
Spider - Brown recluse spider No antivenin-treat with pain medications
Stingray No antivenin-immerse the stung extremity in water that is as hot as can be tolerated without producing a burn, for 60 to 90 minutes
Tricyclic antidepressants Sodium bicarbonate (Neut)

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