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How to treat overdose of disprin?

my friend is 23 years old he has taken 9 to 10 tablets of disprin last night ..now he is feeling sleepy ...tell me what he can do now to avoid further problems which might can arise .....?
Mon, 2 May 2011
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take your friend immediately to emergency in hospital and get her admitted and treatment to be started without delay
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Dentist Dr. E. Bharathikannan's  Response
hello,
taking too much of dispirin can cause aspirin poisoning. go to a general physician and go for a test to find the plasma salicylate level to get a picture whether you have got acute aspirin poisoning so that you can be treated accordingly. better dont delay. avoid using painkillers without prescription. take care.
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