Card Set Information
Antihistamine anticholinergic anti emetic
Mechanism of Action;
Competes with histamine
Prevention and control of nausea and vomiting
Active treatment for motion sickness
Contraindications & Precautions; ·
; should not be used in children <2, asthma.
; use caution in geriatric patients; they are more likely to experience confusion, dizziness and hypotension. Use cautiously with a history of seizures.
Route and Dosage
: 12.5-25 mg; IM 25 mg , Peds 0.25-0.5 mg/kg
Motion sickness 25-50 mg IM
Adverse reactions and side effects;
Thickened bronchial secretions, wheezing, palpitations