Volume 96, Issue 60
Thursday, January 16, 2003

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Signs of Overdose

The following are some of the signs of overdose you should be aware of if someone is using the following potentially deadly drugs – 911 should be called immediately if such an overdose is suspected:


Ecstasy – extremely high body temperature, hallucinations, breathing difficulties

Cocaine – nausea, convulsions, vomiting, coma

Heroine – blue skin, heavy snoring (sign of irregular/difficult breathing), unconsciousness


Sources: www.drugabuse.gov; Drugs, Behavior, and Modern Society by Charles F. Levinthal; London Centre for Addiction and Mental Health; Newfoundland Health & Labrador Community & Health Services

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