Wilderness: Scombroid Poisoning (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
A severe or prolonged reaction (hypotension, shortness of breath, tongue or throat swelling) requires medical treatment as soon as possible; this could be a medical emergency.
In people with mild symptoms, people can consult a doctor about treatment with available over-the-counter medications.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/26/2015
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