Xylazine toxicity

Background

Clinical Features

Differential Diagnosis

Sedative/hypnotic toxicity

Evaluation

  • Evaluate for alternate etiologies
  • Clinical diagnosis

Management

  • Supportive: address airway/respiratory drive/blood pressure, atropine for bradycardia

Disposition

  • Admit if not back to baseline

See Also

External Links

References

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24769343

Authors:

Claire, Greg