Year: 1984 Source: Annals of Emergency Medicine, v.13, no.7, (July 1984), p.562-566 SIEC No: 19850408

The medical treatment of a 50-year-old male who ingested 100 tablets of digoxin 0.25 mg in a suicide attempt is described. The patient recovered fully from this massive overdose, justifying a review of therapeutic treatment available particularly with regard to magnesium therapy & first pacing. (NBB)