By Halimat Mohammed
The autopsy and toxicology report of Davido’s late friend, Tagbo Umeike, revealed that Alcohol was a substantial factor in the 35-year-old’s autopsy report.
According to CBS Lagos, Tagbo was also found to have alcohol and drugs in his system capable of better easing him into the early stages of hypothermia, later leading to his death. Read also: Reduce the salaries of Nigerian Senators, Oyebola urges FG
See the autopsy report below;
Toxicology tests detected alcohol(Bacardi 151, 75.5% Alcohol) and topiramate, a medication for epilepsy and/or migraines in a man’s system, in Tagbo Umeike’. His blood-alcohol concentration (BAC) was at 0.112, higher than the 0.08 legal limit for normal human being state, the coroner’s office stated.
Tagbo Umeike’ didn’t have a prescription for any type of topiramate medication, according to his family. The coroner’s office claims the amount of drug in Tagbos’ system was in the “therapeutic range.”, Gistb4u.com according to Tagbo autopsy report
“Alcohol and topiramate are synergistic. When combined, the effect of either or both drugs is enhanced. Topiramate, like alcohol, can cause dizziness, impaired memory, impaired concentration, poor coordination, confusion and impaired judgment,” a news release said. “Central nervous system depression, or impairment, combined with cold exposure can hasten the onset of hypothermia and death.” Read also: Davido killed Tagbo, Caroline Danjuma insists