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Dopamine Accidental Overdose Side Effects

Dopamine Accidental Overdose Side Effect Reports


The following Dopamine Accidental Overdose side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Accidental Overdose, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Dopamine or it might take time to develop.



Accidental Overdose, Respiratory Distress, Tachycardia, Hypertension, Lactic Acidosis, Haemoglobin Decreased, Intraventricular Haemorrhage Neonatal, Liver Injury, Coagulopathy

This Accidental Overdose side effect was reported by a health professional from US. A patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Dopamine Hcl (dosage: 182 Ug/kg/min Or 15-20 Minutes), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Dopamine Hcl the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Accidental Overdose
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Tachycardia
  • Hypertension
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Haemoglobin Decreased
  • Intraventricular Haemorrhage Neonatal
  • Liver Injury
  • Coagulopathy
These side effects may potentially be related to Dopamine Hcl.
Respiratory Distress, Tachycardia, Hypertension, Intraventricular Haemorrhage Neonatal, Accidental Overdose

This Accidental Overdose Dopamine Hydrochloride And 5% Dextrose Injection, Usp side effect was reported by a health professional from US on Sep 25, 2013. A male , weighting 9.26 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Dopamine Hydrochloride And 5% Dextrose Injection, Usp. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Tachycardia
  • Hypertension
  • Intraventricular Haemorrhage Neonatal
  • Accidental Overdose
. Dopamine Hydrochloride And 5% Dextrose Injection, Usp dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA.
Acidosis, Coagulopathy, Intraventricular Haemorrhage, Liver Injury, Hypertension, Accidental Overdose

This is a Dopamine Hydrochloride side effect report of a patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: NA, who was treated with Dopamine Hydrochloride (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Tpn/00897001/
, and developed a serious reaction and a Accidental Overdose side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Acidosis
  • Coagulopathy
  • Intraventricular Haemorrhage
  • Liver Injury
  • Hypertension
  • Accidental Overdose
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Dopamine Hydrochloride treatment in patients suffering from NA, resulting in Accidental Overdose.


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Dopamine Accidental Overdose Causes and Reviews


What are opioids?

Opioids, sometimes called narcotics, are a type of drug. They include strong prescription pain relievers, such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, fentanyl, and tramadol. The illegal drug heroin is also an opioid.

A health care provider may give you a prescription opioid to reduce pain after you have had a major injury or surgery. You may get them if you have severe pain from health conditions like cancer. Some health care providers prescribe them for chronic pain.

Prescription opioids used for pain relief are generally safe when taken for a short time and as prescribed by your health care provider. However, people who take opioids are at risk for opioid dependence and addiction, as well as an overdose. These risks increase when opioids are misused. Misuse means you are not taking the medicines according to your provider's instructions, you are using them to get high, or you are taking someone else's opioids.

What is an opioid overdose?

Opioids affect the part of the brain that regulates breathing. When people take high doses of opioids, it can lead to an overdose, with the slowing or stopping of breathing and sometimes death.

What causes an opioid overdose?

An opioid overdose can happen for a variety of reasons, including if you

  • Take an opioid to get high
  • Take an extra dose of a prescription opioid or take it too often (either accidentally or on purpose)
  • Mix an opioid with other medicines, illegal drugs, or alcohol. An overdose can be fatal when mixing an opioid and certain anxiety treatment medicines, such as Xanax or Valium.
  • Take an opioid medicine that was prescribed for someone else. Children are especially at risk of an accidental overdose if they take medicine not intended for them.

There is also a risk of overdose if you are getting medication-assisted treatment (MAT). MAT is a treatment for opioid abuse and addiction. Many of the medicines used for MAT are controlled substances that can be misused.

Who is at risk for an opioid overdose?

Anyone who takes an opioid can be at risk of an overdose, but you are at higher risk if you

  • Take illegal opioids
  • Take more opioid medicine than you are prescribed
  • Combine opioids with other medicines and/or alcohol
  • Have certain medical conditions, such as sleep apnea, or reduced kidney or liver function
  • Are over 65 years old
What are the signs of an opioid overdose?

The signs of an opioid overdose include

  • The person's face is extremely pale and/or feels clammy to the touch
  • Their body goes limp
  • Their fingernails or lips have a purple or blue color
  • They start vomiting or making gurgling noises
  • They cannot be awakened or are unable to speak
  • Their breathing or heartbeat slows or stops
What should I do if I think that someone is having an opioid overdose?

If you think someone is having an opioid overdose,

  • Call 9-1-1 immediately
  • Administer naloxone, if it is available. Naloxone is a safe medication that can quickly stop an opioid overdose. It can be injected into the muscle or sprayed into the nose to rapidly block the effects of the opioid on the body.
  • Try to keep the person awake and breathing
  • Lay the person on their side to prevent choking
  • Stay with the person until emergency workers arrive
How can I prevent an opioid overdose?

There are steps you can take to help prevent an overdose:

  • Take your medicine exactly as prescribed by your health care provider. Do not take more medicine at once or take medicine more often than you are supposed to.
  • Never mix pain medicines with alcohol, sleeping pills, or illegal substances
  • Store medicine safely where children or pets can't reach it. Consider using a medicine lockbox. Besides keeping children safe, it also prevents someone who lives with you or visits your house from stealing your medicines.
  • Dispose of unused medicine promptly

If you take an opioid, it is also important to teach your family and friends how to respond to an overdose. If you are at high risk for an overdose, ask your health care provider about whether you need a prescription for naloxone.


Dopamine Accidental Overdose Reviews

Sun, 13 Nov 2011
i m a neurotherapist. i m doing neurotherapy since 7 year. this disease is uncurable . plz tell me some advice
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