View Full Version : Lead Poisoning???

02-13-2007, 05:55 PM
okay... so for lead poisoning, there's many chelating agents...

1. Succimer
2. CaNa2 EDTA
3. Dimercaprol
4. Penicillamine

- which one is the most important or which do we use? :confused:
- are there specific cases where we use one over the other? :confused:

02-13-2007, 07:19 PM
in firstaid 2007- it states Dimercaprol and EDTA first line and Succimer for kids " It SUCks to be a kid".

02-13-2007, 07:23 PM
hmmm... interesting. thanks... I sure do need 2007.

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