• syrup of ipe
  • At one time, standard medical practice recommended syrup of ipecac to cause vomiting in cases of poisoning in order to remove the toxic substance from the stomach before absorption occurs. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In 2004 the American College of Toxicology updated a 1997 position paper on the use of syrup of ipecac to treat poisoning with the following statement: "There is no evidence from clinical studies that ipecac improves the outcome of poisoned patients and its routine administration in the emergency department should be abandoned. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In cases of poisoning, it is always best to contact a local poison control center, local hospital emergency room, or the family doctor for instructions before using syrup of ipecac. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Syrup of ipecac is now considered the safest drug to treat poisoning and is often the most effective. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Syrup of ipecac is best for use at home to treat accidental poisoning. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In contrast to syrup of ipecac, it is given to relieve vomiting. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Syrup of ipecac is made from the dried roots and rhizomes (underground stems) of Cephaelis ipecacuanha . (encyclopedia.com)
  • A conspicuous aspect of the initiatives of the AAP has been the recommendation to keep a 1-ounce bottle of syrup of ipecac in the home to be used to induce vomiting on the advice of a physician or a poison control center. (illinois.edu)
  • It was found that syrup of ipecac selectively administered in the home does not improve outcome or reduce utilization of emergency services in a large portion of the population served by poison centers. (illinois.edu)
  • do not confuse with syrup of ipecac. (drugs.com)
  • Isis
  • Ipecac has distributed material by other artists, including Isis, Dälek, and many of Patton's other projects and collaborations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Toxicology
  • The American Academy of Clinical Toxicology and the European Association of Poisons Centers and Clinical Toxicologists jointly published a position paper regarding the use of ipecac, in which they stated that "its routine administration in the emergency department should be abandoned. (illinois.edu)
  • rhizomes
  • The root and rhizomes of ipecac contain a number of closely related isoquinoline alkaloids in a total concentration of up to 2.5% by weight of the root, primarily emetine, cephaeline, and psychotrine. (drugs.com)
  • plant
  • The plant is native to the humid forests of Bolivia and Brazil where large plantations have been established to commercialize the collection of ipecac root. (drugs.com)
  • toxic
  • The most relevant study involved 13 children who were given ipecac as treatment for the ingestion of a potentially toxic amount of a drug. (illinois.edu)
  • 1999 annual report of the American Association of Poison Control Centers Toxic Exposure Surveillance System. (springer.com)
  • widely
  • Although widely accepted and also supported by other organizations, such as the AAPCC, there has always been concern regarding the effectiveness of this recommendation, as expressed by this 1981 comment: "The ipecac story is but another example of a seemingly sensible preventive health strategy being universally recommended and widely accepted before its efficacy and validity has been established. (illinois.edu)
  • Injury
  • A significant amount of the credit for this success story is due to the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), its Committee on Injury and Poison Prevention, and many AAP fellows who advocated for and implemented many of the aforementioned interventions. (illinois.edu)
  • Adverse
  • Adverse effects of induced vomiting include persistent vomiting (13 to 17%), lethargy (12 to 21%), and diarrhea (8 to 13%) in individuals given ipecac. (illinois.edu)
  • stomach
  • However, research has shown that even when ipecac is administered immediately after the ingestion of a substance, it does not completely remove it from the stomach. (illinois.edu)
  • shown
  • One study has shown variations in the absorption patterns of ipecac syrup in a number of subjects. (drugs.com)
  • treatment
  • More recently, however, doctors are discouraging the use of ipecac in emergency treatment of poisoning. (encyclopedia.com)
  • A purported benefit of the use of ipecac in the home is decreased visits to emergency departments for the treatment of the ingestion of poisonous substances by young children. (illinois.edu)
  • known
  • Gregg Turkington (born 25 November 1967) is an Australian-born American entertainer and actor, known for his character Neil Hamburger. (wikipedia.org)
  • band
  • The band rehearsed daily and played jazz at numerous nightclubs and also appeared on the TV talent show Your All-American College Show. (wikipedia.org)
  • In June 2007, the band was seen supporting Ipecac label-mates Peeping Tom on the East-coast leg of their Australian tour. (wikipedia.org)
  • Retroactive Abortion is the debut album by American grindcore band Venomous Concept. (wikipedia.org)
  • drug
  • Data from adult volunteers show ranges of 51 to 83% removal of the poisonous substance when ipecac is given at 5 minutes and of 2 to 59% removal when ipecac is given at 30 minutes after drug ingestion. (illinois.edu)
  • 4 In October 1965, the Food and Drug Administration ruled that 30 mL (1 oz) bottles of ipecac syrup could be dispensed without a prescription. (drugs.com)
  • History
  • History records at least three other examples of territory outside US territorial borders and sovereignty, but still under the complete jurisdiction and control of the United States: the Canal Zone, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and the former American sector in Berlin. (disinfo.com)
  • Another
  • Another shortcoming of home ipecac therapy is that continued vomiting may result in the child's being unable to tolerate other orally administered poison treatments. (illinois.edu)
  • Pink Anvil made another live appearance at the New Year's Eve Ipecac bash in San Francisco, California at Great American Music Hall. (wikipedia.org)
  • contains
  • Halloween Party (2003, Ipecac) New Years Eve Party (2014, self-released) Cubed (2015, self-released) Pink Anvil on the official Ipecac site maxbrodyworld.com contains the official Pink Anvil homepage. (wikipedia.org)
  • make
  • Although they did not make a definitive statement regarding ipecac in the home, their position statement nevertheless refocused considerable thought, discussion, and debate regarding the appropriateness of this intervention. (illinois.edu)
  • order
  • In a region where both American and Cuban law ceases to exist, does this order follow the procedures set forth in President Obama's May 2009 speech about detainees who would be held indefinitely at that military prison? (disinfo.com)
  • College
  • The Applications series is divided into three sub-series: American Pharmaceutical Association Membership, Louisville College of Pharmacy, and State Boards of Pharmacy. (uky.edu)
  • Association
  • The American Pharmaceutical Association series is divided into two sub-series: Meeting Minutes and Miscellaneous. (uky.edu)
  • The American Pharmaceutical Association Council series has one sub-series: Meeting Minutes. (uky.edu)
  • The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) reported 1.2 million such events in 2001 in children younger than 6 years. (illinois.edu)