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A patient has received an overdose of intravenous heparin, and is showing signs of excessive bleeding. Which substance is the antidote for heparin overdose?


▸ Vitamin E

▸ Vitamin K

▸ Protamine sulfate

▸ Potassium chloride
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Protamine sulfate

Protamine sulfate is a specific heparin antidote and forms a complex with heparin, completely reversing its anticoagulant properties. Vitamin K is the antidote for warfarin (Coumadin) overdose. The other options are incorrect.
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