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Can you name the Medical Antidotes for these common poisons/overdoses?

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Ethylene glycolIntoxication, later leading to tachycardia, hyperventilation and kidney failure
WarfarinBleeding (external or internal)
Carbon MonoxideBinds to Haemoglobin
OrganophosphatesAcetylcholinesterase inhibition
BenzodiazepinesCNS impairment, somnolence, diplopia, ataxia, nausea + vomiting
Beta-blockersBradycardia, hypotension, complete heart block
DigoxinNausea + Vomiting + Diarrhoea, headaches, delirium, arrythmias
EcstasyAgitation, Tachycardia, Hypertension, Widely dilated pupils, Trismus, Sweating, DIC, Hyperthermia, Rhabdomyolysis, Renal failure
OpiatesRespiratory depression, pinpoint pupils, bradycardia
AspirinTinnitus and ear problems
IronGI damage, Hypotension, Haemorrhage
MethanolCNS depression, headache, dizziness and nausea
ParacetamolToxic metabolites accumulate, fever and sweating, hyperventilation and tachycardia, nausea and vomiting, and dehydration.
Tricyclic antidepressantsTachycardia, drowsiness, dry mouth, nausea, vomting, urinary retention, confusion, agitation, and headache. If severe there is hypotension, cardiac rhythm disturbances, hallucinations, and seizures.

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