Accession Number : AD0699353

Title :   THE EFFECT OF HIGH INTRAMUSCULAR DOSES OF ATROPINE SULFATE ON THE HUMAN ELECTROCARDIOGRAM.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : EDGEWOOD ARSENAL MD

Personal Author(s) : Hayes,Arthur H. , Jr. ; Copeland,Herbert ; Ketchum,James S.

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Large intramuscular doses of atropine sulfate in normal man produced simple atrioventricular dissociation. This pheonomenon was not accompanied by symptoms. The time relationships are very similar to those previously reported for small intravenous doses. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ATROPINE, *ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY), TOXIC TOLERANCES, ARRYHYTHMIA, HEART, DOSAGE, HUMANS, TOXICITY, INJECTIONS(MEDICINE)

Subject Categories : Toxicology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE