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How can I manage the daily effects of nerve gas poisoning?

Nerve gas poisoning can occur after the unlikely instance of exposure to a high amount of nerve gas. Decontamination of exposed clothing, skin, and hair is the first step to combating the effects of nerve gas. Decontamination may be followed by the administration of antidotes such as diazepam, atropine, and oximes to prevent initial and/or continued physical effects.

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How is nerve gas poisoning diagnosed?
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Generally, nerve gas poisoning is diagnosed by observing symptoms. There are few laboratories capabl...
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How does nerve gas poisoning affect the body?
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Nerve gas poisoning interferes with cell respiration and the breakdown of acetylcholine, which regul...
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What drugs are used to treat nerve gas poisoning?
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Nerve gas poisoning can be treated with drugs before and after exposure. Some drugs, such as pyridos...
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Is there a cure for nerve gas poisoning?
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It is possible for nerve gas poisoning to be cured. Pretreatment drugs such as pyridostigmine bromid...
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