He wrote, "If methanol poisoning
is at least in part responsible for a hangover, having a drink the next morning may alleviate symptoms.
Many cases of methanol poisoning
outbreaks have been noted in our population but no study has been performed to estimate methanol exposure and its outcomes and complications.
93) Methanol poisoning
should be suspected in patients who abuse homemade alcohol.
I now know that methanol poisoning
has a delayed reaction.
To minimise incidences of severe methanol poisoning
resulting from consumption by people suffering from alcohol addiction
Measha Emmons has been fighting to raise public awareness of the dangers of counterfeit booze since her 23-year-old sister Cheznye died from methanol poisoning
three years ago.
In May 2013, British backpacker Cheznye Emmons died of methanol poisoning
while travelling in Sumatra, Indonesia.
However, outbreaks of methanol poisoning
caused by novice or illicit production of spirits have been previously documented in the United States and around the world, sometimes causing hundreds of deaths per outbreak (6-8).
In an advisory, the FDA ordered hospitals, pharmacies and stores to immediately remove Ethyl Alcohol 70-percent Solution by Roz Laboratories from its shelves, saying methanol poisoning
through ingestion, skin and eye contact could lead to coma and seizure, collapse of muscle coordination and blindness.
Ethanol is suggested as a treatment for methanol poisoning
Acute methanol poisoning
is a rare accidental or suicidal intoxication.
The medical treatment for methanol poisoning
involves giving ethanol, which blocks its conversion into formaldehyde.