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What happens if I overdose on Anectine?

If you are given too much Anectine, the nerve signals to your muscles will be blocked longer than the usual time required for anesthesia. Your breathing will become slow, shallow and may even stop. Until the drug wears off:

  • your airway will need to remain open
  • you will need to breathe with the help of a mechanical respirator

Call 911 for symptoms of an overdose.

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