Week 8 Drug Quiz

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Week 8 Drug Quiz
2012-04-26 18:44:37
week drug quiz paramedic medications

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  1. Oxytocin Dosage
    3-10 units IM following delivery of the placenta; 10-20 U in 1,000 mL of D5W or NS IV infusion titrated to the severity of the bleeding.
  2. Mannitol Dosage
    1.5-2.0 g/kg slow IV infusion
  3. Propanolol Dosage
    1-3 mg slow IV (over 2-5minutes), not to exceed 1mg/min. May repeat dose in 2minutes to total dose of 0.1 mg/kg.
  4. Thiamin Dosage
    50-100 mg IV or IM
  5. TPA (Alteplase) Dosage
    15 mg IV, then 0.75 mg/kg (up to 50mg) over 30minutes, then 0.5 mg/kg (up to 35mg) over 60minutes.
  6. Ondasetron (Zofran) Dosage
    4mg IV
  7. Mannitol MOA
    Decreases cellular edema, increases urinary output.
  8. Oxytocin MOA
    Causes uterine contractions, slows postpartum vaginal bleeding, causes lactation.
  9. Propanolol MOA
    Blocks stimulation of beta1 and beta2 adrenergic receptor sites.
  10. Thiamin MOA
    Allows normal breakdown of glucose.
  11. TPA (Tissue Plasminogen Activator) MOA
    Converts plasminogen to plasmin.
  12. Ondansetron MOA
    Serotonin receptor antagonist.
  13. Ondansetron Indications
  14. TPA Indications
    AMI, acute ischemis stroke.
  15. Thiamin Indications
    Coma of unknown origin, alcoholism, delirium tremens.
  16. Mannitol Indications
    Acute cerebral edema, blood transfusion reactions.
  17. Propanolol Indications
    HTN, angina, arrhythmias, pheochromocytoma.
  18. Oxytocin Indications
    Postpartum vaginal bleeding.
  19. Oxytocin Contraindications
    Any condition other than postpartum vaginal bleeding.
  20. Propanolol Contraindications
    Uncompensated CHF, pulmonary edema, cardiogenic shock, bradycardia, heart blocks.
  21. Mannitol Contraindications
    Pulmonary edema, dehydration, hypersensitivity.
  22. Thiamin Contraindications
  23. TPA Contraindications
    S/S of bleeding, stoke within last 6months, recent intracranial/spinal surgery or trauma, uncontrolled HTN.
  24. Ondansetron Contraindications
  25. Ondansetron Side Effects
    Diarrhea, HA, fever, constipation.
  26. TPA Side Effects
    Allergic reaction, phlebitis, bleeding, reperfusion, arrhythmias.
  27. Thiamin Side Effects
    Angioedema, paresthesias, rash, anaphylaxis with rapid IVP.
  28. Mannitol Side Effects
    Transient volume expansion, confusion, CHF, headache, pulmonary edema, tachycardia.
  29. Propanolol Side Effects
    Fatigue, weakness, bronchospasm, bradycardia, CHF, pulmonary edema, hypotension, hypo/hyperglycemia.
  30. Oxytocin Side Effects
    Anaphylaxis, cardiac arrhythmias, H2O intoxication.