opiate intoxication syndrome
Definition: the triad of miosis with depressed consciousness and respiratory rate; the syndrome is often named for the specific opiate responsible, heroin intoxication syndrome.
Synonym(s): heroin overdose syndrome
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Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.