Key points

  • We recommend to consult your poison centre with the use of this antidote.
  • Fomepizole is preferred over ethanol, due to its effectiveness and ease of administration.
  • For methanol poisoning, folic acid or folinic acid can also be used as adjuvants.
  • For ethylene glycol poisoning, pyridoxine and thiamine can also be used as adjuvants.
  • Methanol and ethylene glycol are dialyzable.

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Last updated : 2024-02-26