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Should you give an over-the-counter medicine to a person who is having a heart attack?
  • (A)  Yes
  • (B)  No
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Correct answer is:
  • (B)  No
Explanation:
You should not give anything to a heart attack victim unless it is his or her own medication. Ask if the person takes any chest pain medication for a known heart condition, such as nitroglycerin, and help them take it.If the pain does not go away promptly with rest or within 3 minutes of taking nitroglycerin, call for emergency medical help.
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