Critical Antidotes

Activated Charcoal Suspension (“ Carbosorb ® X & XS”) 5g in 250mL bottle

Suspensions of activated charcoal antidote for absorption of toxic substances from the stomach.

Disodium Edetate 150mg/5mL vial

Emergency treatment of some patients for hypercalcaemia and for control of ventricular arrhythmias associated with digitalis toxicity.

PAM Iodide 500mg/20mL vial

Treatment of organophosphate insecticide poisoning.

Sodium Nitrite 300mg/10mL vial

Antidote for cyanide poisoning in conjunction with sodium thiosulphate.