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Sodium salicylate overdose

  • Definition

    Sodium salicylate overdose is poisoning from an overdose of sodium salicylate.


    Alternative Names

    Alka-Seltzer; Pepto-Bismol


    Poisonous Ingredient

    Salicylate


    Where Found
    • Aspirin and other fever and pain medications
    • Antacids like Alka-Seltzer
    • Anti-diarrhea agents like Pepto-Bismol
    • Oil of wintergreen
    • Corn and wart removal liquids