Positive Initial results with experimental Ebola drug

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Initial results of a clinical trial of the experimental drug favipiravir suggest it can reduce mortality among patients with low levels of the Ebola virus in their blood, but is ineffective for patients with high viral loads who are very sick with the disease, according to MSF.

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Patient presented with decreased consciousness, twitching, drooling, and urinary incontinence: consistent with cholinergic poisoning, due to ingesting cholinergic toxins like muscarine, ibotenic acid, and muscimol: present in many mushroom species.
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Patient presented with decreased consciousness, twitching, drooling, and urinary incontinence: consistent with cholinergic poisoning, due to ingesting cholinergic toxins like muscarine, ibotenic acid, and muscimol: present in many mushroom species.

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