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acute tricyclic antidepressant poisoning

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Mondo Description Acute tricyclic antidepressant (TCA) poisoning is a potentially lethal intoxication that is characterized by life-threatening arrhythmias (sinus tachycardias, premature ventricular contractions, ventricular arrhythmias), anticholinergic toxidrome (mydriasis, dry mucous membrane, tachycardia, hypertension), central nervous system toxicity (lethargy, coma, myoclonic jerks), refractory hypotension, and sudden death.
Mondo Term and Equivalent IDs
MONDO:0018547:  acute tricyclic antidepressant poisoning