• 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)