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Friday, June 22, 2018

Methemoglobinemia

The Tox and The Hound (EMCrit)
EMCrit - June 22, 2018 - By Steve Curry
..."A 2012 report out of Oregon serves as one of many examples reminding us that some serious cases of methemoglobinemia require more than a single injection of methylene blue in the ED or ICU. I thought this might be a good opportunity to describe our approach to this problem.
This Feb 10, 2012 issue of MMWR describes two men who drank what they believed to be 2C-E, a.k.a. 4-ethyl-2,5-dimethoxyphenethylamine..."