Sympathomimetics Syndrome & CNS Stimulant


Diagnosis
  1. Symptoms
  2. PE
  3. Diagnostic testing

Pathophysiology

  1. Sympathomimetics have various mechanisms for causing symptoms
  2. Etiologies (licit, illicit, OTC drugs)

Treatment

  1. ABC's, IV, O2, monitor
  2. Severe hypertension
  3. Severe tachycardia, arrhythmias (beta)
  4. Severe agitation