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Drug Overdose - Emergency Response



1Reassure Casualty
2Obtain information regarding:
what drug
how much /many
any others
with or without alcohol
when taken
3CALL POISONS INFORMATION CENTRE: 13 11 26
4Call Ambulance
5If directed: INDUCE VOMITING using Syrup of IPECAC

IF UNCONSCIOUS or BREATHING STOPS: REVERT TO D.R.A.B.C. :
Danger
Response
Airway
Breathing
Circulation

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