You will need
- - baking soda
- - syrup of ipecac
- - activated charcoal
While waiting for the ambulance, try to clarify what and how much took child. This should be set to decide whether to induce vomiting.
Rinse the child 's stomach. To do this in 1 liter of boiled water to dissolve 2 teaspoons of baking soda and give the child to drink this solution in as many as possible. Then to put the child down on the bed, his head hung from its edges, and on the floor to put a large basin, in which the child will vomit. Vomit must not be poured out until the arrival of the doctor.
Shove the child his finger deep into her mouth until the base of the tongue and move your finger there. This should cause a gag reflex. This should be done quickly, because the baby can bite down on your finger. If he starts to choke, bite your finger can not.
Rinse the child 's stomach at least 3 times, to almost pure wash water. The amount of rinsing liquid depends on the age of the baby. At the age of 5-12 months are required to drink 100 ml of solution in one step, from 2 to 5 years – 300 ml, from 6 years to 10 400 ml, from 11 to 15 years – 500 ml.
If you are not able to flush the child 's stomach, try giving him 1 table. a spoonful of syrup of ipecac. For baby under 2 years will be enough, and 2 teaspoons. If vomiting does not begin in 15 minutes, give another dose of syrup.
After gastric lavage is necessary to give the child activated charcoal or any other treatment.
Do not rinse the stomach and cause vomiting when food or gastric bleeding, seizures, and if the child is unconscious. Not to do the washing and in case of poisoning with detergents, liquids to kill insects, quicklime, acid, ammonia, kerosene, gasoline, turpentine.
It is also impossible to drink poisoned baby milk, since some toxic substances can, under the action of fats to accelerate its action.