dose too heavily
"The rock star overdosed and was found dead in his hotel room"
An excessive and dangerous dose of a drug.
die of a heroin overdose
To dose excessively, to take an overdose.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ō-vėr-dōs′, v.t. to dose overmuch.—n. an excessive dose.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
An accidental or deliberate dose of a medication or street drug that is in excess of what is normally used.
The numerical value of overdose in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of overdose in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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A heroin overdose at a high school is an extremely alarming event, it’s very unusual.
It takes very little for someone to overdose on it, to cause the level of respiratory depression that would cause you to die.
We've always said the case actually is an involuntary manslaughter (case) -- that it was an accidental overdose and a subsequent panic and a failure to call 911, i think she has tremendous amount of relief that this ordeal is closing.
There are people in suburban and rural areas who are dying of overdose, unfortunately, it’s taken this level of people dying to get us to where we are, but I do think a sea of change is occurring, and we are seeing how overdose kills.
Your body has built-in mechanisms that don't allow it to overdose from food, but that doesn't exist for supplements. Too much magnesium via supplement can put your heart into an arrhythmia and that can even be fatal, particularly for people with issues like diabetes.
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