Heat Stress Medications
There are currently no drugs listed for "Heat Stress".
Definition of Heat Stress:
A group of conditions due to overexposure to or overexertion in excess environmental temperature.
It includes heat cramps, which are non-emergent and treated by salt replacement; heat exhaustion, which is more serious, treated with fluid and salt replacement; and heatstroke, a condition most commonly affecting extremes of age, especially the elderly, accompanied by convulsions, delusions, or coma and treated with cooling the body and replacement of fluids and salts.
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