(L)-Ephedrine

CAS RN: 299-42-3

Laboratory

A) Obtain a 12 lead ECG and institute continuous cardiac monitoring in the severely poisoned patient. Cardiac biomarkers should be measured in patients with chest pain.
B) Monitor serum electrolytes, blood sugar, and blood pressure.
C) Creatinine phosphokinase should be measured if severe agitation is present and persistent.
D) Obtain a head CT for focal neurologic deficits or depressed mental status.
E) Monitor arterial or venous blood gases to monitor acidosis in the severely poisoned patient.
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