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06 Aug 2010

Herion overdose
Good day doctor,

Please advise on the following. Please note that it is not me who is the addict, I only need answers for what happened to a " friend" , whether they are telling the truth or not.

When an individual , who has abusing the drug for years and addicated for more than 10 years, clean for a couple of months, purposely overdoses on herion &  is taken to hospital. Does the possibility exist to be release within hours? Is adrenaline every used to treat? How long are they to be kept in hospital? Are records kept of the incident?

Your assistance would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you.
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01 Jan 0001


The treatment depends on the symptoms of the patient. Records will be kept of the incident. Unfortunately, I am unable to give you a detailed answer, as I do not have adequate information.


Dr Anrich Burger
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