Run Time: 3 minutes
Author: Dr. Gretchen Hinson
- Immediate symptoms include airway compromise, refractory hypotension, dysrhythmias, seizures and profound metabolic acidosis.
- To be symptomatic a person needs to ingest 400mg per kg.
- Long term problems include: gastric ulcers and GI bleeds – not common – and renal issues from acute kidney injury.
Link to Podcast: http://medicalminute.madewithopinion.com/ibuprofen-overdose/