On site

o Prevention of hyperthermia o Aspirin: 500 mg orally in the adult patient (contraindications similar to oral re-hydration)

• At the Hospital: (only drugs with minimal side-effects should be used, such as:

o Aspirin 500 mg if not already administered an not contraindicated o Lidocaine for severe neurological DI

o low dose heparin (other than for DVT prophylaxis) -- avoid complete anticoagulation o steroids, calcium channel blockers, antioxidants

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