Lactate

 

Lactic acid:File:Lactic-acid-skeletal.svg

Lactic Acidosis: Cyanide, Carbon Monoxide, Metformin, Didanosine, Stavudine, Strychnine, Emtriva, Rotenone (fish poison), NaAzide (lab workers), Apap (if liver dysfxn), Phosphine (rodenticide), NaMonofluoroacetate (coyote poison‐Give etOH as antidote), INH (if patient seizes), Hemlock, Depakote, Hydrogen Sulfide, Nitroprusside (If cyanide toxic), Ricin, Propofol, & Jequerty Bean
 
L-lactic acid is produced by animals
 
Approx 20 mmol/kg/day
Liver ~ 400 g/d (4440 mmol)
 

Paul Marik on lactate as a protective mechanism: https://vimeo.com/134338021

SelectionFile type iconFile nameDescriptionSizeRevisionTimeUser
Ċ
View Download
  834k v. 1 May 8, 2015, 9:01 PM Kit Tainter
Ċ
View Download
  106k v. 1 Mar 14, 2014, 10:13 AM Kit Tainter
Ċ
View Download
  586k v. 1 Jan 11, 2015, 11:52 AM Kit Tainter
Ċ
View Download
  187k v. 1 May 8, 2015, 9:01 PM Kit Tainter
Comments