Cholinergic Agents

Etiology

  • Organophosphate insecticide overdose or exposure

Symptoms

  • Sedation
  • Confusion
  • Sweating
  • Diarrhea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Involuntary urination

Physical Exam Findings

  • Salivation
  • Wheezing
  • Lacrimation
  • Bronchorrhea
  • Emesis
  • Diarrhea (clothing covered w/feces)
  • Involuntary urination (clothing soaked w/urine)