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Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion

Small Animal Toxicology

Hovda, Lynn R. / Brutlag, Ahna G. / Poppenga, Robert H. / Epstein, Steven E. (Editor)

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult

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3. Edition April 2024
976 Pages, Softcover
Wiley & Sons Ltd

ISBN: 978-1-394-15872-0
John Wiley & Sons

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Small Animal Toxicology

Respond rapidly to small animal poisonings with this up-to-date quick reference guide

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology, Third Edition is an essential resource for managing poisonings in dogs and cats. Using the familiar Five-Minute Veterinary Consult format, the book makes it quick and easy to find the crucial details for successfully managing toxicology cases in dog and cat patients. Toxins are listed alphabetically with key details in brief bullets, with clinical photographs depicting plants and other toxins for identification purposes.

The Third Edition adds 11 new chapters, including pet food, CBD, gabapentin, and more, and 2 new appendices discussing anthelmintics and calculations.

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology:
* Makes it easy to locate and apply pertinent information in a time-sensitive poisoning situation
* Presents toxins in alphabetical order for ease of use, with an index by clinical signs to help develop differential lists when the toxin isn't known
* Features clinical photographs to aid in identifying toxins
* Emphasizes clinically relevant details for the most common toxins presenting in small animal practice
* Adds 11 new chapters and 2 new appendices, plus expanded and updated information throughout

Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult Clinical Companion: Small Animal Toxicology is a must-have resource for general practice and emergency vets, veterinary students, and anyone who might take a call about a suspected poisoning.

List of Contributors xiii

Preface xxii

Section 1 Clinical Toxicology 1

Chapter 1 Decontamination and Detoxification of the Poisoned Patient 3

Chapter 2 Emergency Management of the Poisoned Patient 13

Chapter 3 Antidotes and Other Useful Drugs 20

Chapter 4 Identification and Management of the Unknown Toxicant 32

Chapter 5 Laboratory Diagnostics for Toxicology 41

Chapter 6 Medico-legal Considerations for Companion Animal Practitioners 48

Chapter 7 Pet Food 53

Section 2 Specific Toxins and Toxicants 57

Alcohols and Glycol Ethers 59

Chapter 8 Alcohols 61

Chapter 9 Ethylene Glycol and Diethylene Glycol 66

Chapter 10 Propylene Glycol 73

Construction and Industrial Materials 79

Chapter 11 Glues and Adhesives 81

Chapter 12 Hydrocarbons 86

Chapter 13 Hydrofluoric Acid 93

Drugs: Human Prescription 99

Chapter 14 5-Fluorouracil 101

Chapter 15 Amphetamines 107

Chapter 16 Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors 111

Chapter 17 Antiseizure Medications (Lamotrigine, Phenobarbital, Others) 117

Chapter 18 Atypical Antipsychotics (Abilify(r) and Others) 124

Chapter 19 Baclofen 129

Chapter 20 Benzodiazepines 134

Chapter 21 Beta-2 Receptor Agonists (Albuterol and Others) 139

Chapter 22 Beta Receptor Antagonists (Beta-blockers) 145

Chapter 23 Calcipotriene/Calcipotriol 153

Chapter 24 Calcium Channel Blockers 158

Chapter 25 Colchicine 165

Chapter 26 Cyclosporine A 169

Chapter 27 Diuretics 173

Chapter 28 Estrogen and Progesterone 180

Chapter 29 Gabapentin 186

Chapter 30 Nonbenzodiazepine Sleep Aids 189

Chapter 31 Opiates and Opioids 193

Chapter 32 SSRI and SNRI Antidepressants 201

Chapter 33 Tacrolimus 206

Chapter 34 Thyroid Hormones (T3 and T4) 211

Drugs: Illicit and Recreational 217

Chapter 35 Cannabidiol (CBD) 219

Chapter 36 Club Drugs (MDMA, GHB, Flunitrazepam, Bath Salts) 226

Chapter 37 Cocaine 233

Chapter 38 Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) 239

Chapter 39 Marijuana (THC) 243

Chapter 40 Methamphetamine 252

Chapter 41 Miscellaneous Hallucinogens and Dissociative Agents 258

Chapter 42 Opiates and Opioids (Illicit) 265

Chapter 43 Phencyclidine (PCP) 273

Chapter 44 Synthetic Cannabinoids 278

Drugs: Over the Counter 285

Chapter 45 Acetaminophen 287

Chapter 46 Aspirin 293

Chapter 47 Calcium Supplements 299

Chapter 48 Decongestants (Imidazolines) 303

Chapter 49 Decongestants (Pseudoephedrine, Phenylephrine) 308

Chapter 50 Dextromethorphan 314

Chapter 51 Human NSAIDs (Ibuprofen, Naproxen) 319

Chapter 52 Loperamide 325

Chapter 53 Minoxidil 330

Chapter 54 Nicotine and Tobacco 337

Chapter 55 Vitamins and Minerals 343

Drugs: Veterinary Prescription 353

Chapter 56 Alpha-2-adrenergic Agonists 355

Chapter 57 Isoxazolines 361

Chapter 58 Macrocyclic Lactones 367

Chapter 59 Phenylpropanolamine 375

Chapter 60 Pimobendan 380

Chapter 61 Veterinary NSAIDs 385

Envenomations and Internal Toxins 391

Chapter 62 Black Widow Spiders 393

Chapter 63 Brown Recluse Spiders 397

Chapter 64 Crotalids (Pit Vipers) 402

Chapter 65 Elapids (Coral Snakes) 414

Chapter 66 Other Zootoxins (Venomous Lizards [Heloderma], Poisonous Salamanders [Newts], and Frogs 421

Chapter 67 Scorpions 428

Chapter 68 Toads 433

Chapter 69 Wasps, Hornets, and Bees 438

Foods 447

Chapter 70 Bread Dough 449

Chapter 71 Chocolate and Caffeine 454

Chapter 72 Grapes and Raisins 460

Chapter 73 Hops 464

Chapter 74 Macadamia Nuts 468

Chapter 75 Mycotoxins (Aflatoxin) 472

Chapter 76 Mycotoxins (Tremorgenic) 477

Chapter 77 Onions and Garlic 483

Chapter 78 Salt (Sodium Chloride) 489

Chapter 79 Xylitol 495

Foreign Objects 501

Chapter 80 Foreign Objects 503

Garden, Yard, and Farm Chemicals 509

Chapter 81 Bone and Blood Meal 511

Chapter 82 Diquat and Paraquat 515

Chapter 83 Fertilizers 523

Chapter 84 Herbicides 527

Chapter 85 Methionine 533

Herbals 539

Chapter 86 Ephedra (Ma Huang) 541

Chapter 87 Essential Oils and Liquid Potpourri 546

Chapter 88 Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca Oil) 552

Home Care and Recreational Products 557

Chapter 89 Acids 559

Chapter 90 Alkalis 565

Chapter 91 Batteries 571

Chapter 92 Matches and Fireworks 577

Chapter 93 Mothballs 583

Chapter 94 Paintballs 590

Chapter 95 Phenols and Pine Oils 598

Chapter 96 Soaps, Detergents, Fabric Softeners, Enzymatic Cleaners, and Deodorizers 605

Insecticides and Molluscicides 611

Chapter 97 Amitraz 613

Chapter 98 Imidacloprid and Other Neonicotinoids 619

Chapter 99 Metaldehyde 623

Chapter 100 Miscellaneous Insecticides (Fipronil and Spinosad) 628

Chapter 101 Organophosphorus and Carbamate Anticholinesterase Pesticides 633

Chapter 102 Pyrethrins and Pyrethroids 640

Metals and Metalloids 647

Chapter 103 Iron 649

Chapter 104 Lead 656

Chapter 105 Zinc 662

Nondrug Consumer Products 667

Chapter 106 Glow Jewelry and Toys (Dibutyl Phthalate) 669

Chapter 107 Fluoride 673

Plants and Biotoxins 679

Chapter 108 Azaleas and Rhododendrons 681

Chapter 109 Blue-green Algae (Cyanobacteria): Anatoxin-A 687

Chapter 110 Blue-green Algae (Cyanobacteria): Microcystins 692

Chapter 111 Blue-green Algae (Cyanobacteria): Others 698

Chapter 112 Cardiac Glycosides 704

Chapter 113 Cyanogenic Glycosides 715

Chapter 114 Lilies 723

Chapter 115 Mushrooms 732

Chapter 116 Oxalates (Insoluble) 740

Chapter 117 Oxalates (Soluble) 749

Chapter 118 Sago Palm (Cycads) 756

Chapter 119 Spring Bulbs 764

Chapter 120 Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Plant 771

Chapter 121 Yew 778

Rodenticides 785

Chapter 122 Anticoagulant Rodenticides 787

Chapter 123 Bromethalin 795

Chapter 124 Cholecalciferol 801

Chapter 125 Sodium Monofluoroacetate (Compound 1080(r)) 807

Chapter 126 Phosphides 812

Chapter 127 Strychnine 819

Toxic Gases 825

Chapter 128 Carbon Monoxide 827

Chapter 129 Smoke Inhalation 832

Section 3 Reference Information 839

Appendix 1 Abbreviations 841

Appendix 2 Anthelmintics 848

Appendix 3 Information Resources for Toxicology 853

Appendix 4 Other Metallic Toxicants 859

Appendix 5 Calculations for the Evaluation of Toxicity 865

Appendix 6 Topical Toxins: Common Human OTC Dermatological Preparations 869

Appendix 7 Toxic Plants: Clinical Signs, Antidotes, and Treatment 875

Index by Toxins and Toxicants 886

Index by Clinical Signs and Syndromes 924
THE EDITORS

Lynn R. Hovda, RPh, DVM, MS, DACVIM, is the Director of Veterinary Medicine at SafetyCall International, LLC and Pet Poison Helpline in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

Ahna G. Brutlag, DVM, MS, DABT, DABVT, is the Senior Director of Veterinary Services at SafetyCall International, LLC and Pet Poison Helpline in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

Robert H. Poppenga, DVM, PhD, DABVT, is a Professor and Head of the Toxicology Section at the California Animal Health and Food Safety Laboratory System, at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, USA.

Steven E. Epstein, DVM, DACVECC is a Professor of Clinical Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care in the Department of Veterinary Surgical and Radiological Sciences at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, USA.

L. R. Hovda, Pet Poison Helpline and SafetyCall International, PLLC; A. G. Brutlag, Pet Poison Helpline and SafetyCall International, PLLC; R. H. Poppenga, University of California at Davis, California, USA.; S. E. Epstein, University of California at Davis, CA, USA