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Toxbase madness!
  1. Paul E J Arkell,
  2. Richard Power,
  3. Magnus Harrison
  1. Emergency Department, University Hospital North Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, UK
  1. Correspondence to Dr Paul Arkell, Emergency Department, University Hospital North Staffordshire, Newcastle Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 6QG, UK; paularkell{at}

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Scenario 1: A 19-year-old horse rider is worried she has taken too many paracetamol tablets over the last 24 h for a minor injury. (She took two to three tablets at a time.) While in the department, she finds loose paracetamol tablets in the bottom of …

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