drugs for 5/10

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  1. Dobutamine C & N
    • Sympathomimetic
    • Dobutrex
  2. Dobutamine Desc
    Synthetic catecholamine and beta agent that increases strength of cardiac contraction w/o increasing rate
  3. Dobutamine Indications
    Increase cardiac output in CHF and cardiogenic shock
  4. Dobutamine Contraindications
    • Ventricular Tach
    • Hypovolemia without fluid resusitation
  5. Dobutamine Precautions
    • Atrial fibrillation
    • Preexisting hypertension
  6. Dobutamine Dosage
    2-20 mcg/kg/min IV
  7. Dopamine C&N
    • Sympathomimetic
    • Intropin
  8. Dopamine Desc
    • Naturally occuring catecholamine that increases cardiac output w/o increase in myocardial O2 consumption
    • Maintains renal and messenteric blood flow while inducing vasoconstriction and increasing systolic BP
  9. Dopamine Indications
    • Nonhypovolemic hypotension (70-100 mmHg)
    • Cardiogenic shock
  10. Dopamine Contrainindiations
    • Tachydysrhythmias
    • V fib
    • Pheochromocytoma
  11. Dopamine Precautions
    Ensure adequate fluid resusitation of the hypovolemic pt
  12. Dopamine Dosage
    2-5 mcg/kg/min up to 20 mcg/kg/min titrated to effect
  13. Isoproterenol C&N
    • Sympathomimetic
    • Isuprel
  14. Isoproterenol Desc
    Synthetic sympathomimetic that increases cardiac output by increasing the strength of cardiac contraction and somewhat increasing rate
  15. Isoproterenol Indications
    Bradycardia refractory to atropine when pacing isnt available
  16. Isoproterenol Contrainindecations
    Cardiogenic shock
  17. Isoproterenol Precautions
    Tachydysrhythmias and those associated with digitalis and AMI
  18. Isoproterenol Dosage
    Bradycardia 2-10 mcg/min titrated to cardiac rate
  19. Naproxin I/M
    NSAID
  20. Phentermine I/M & T/G
    • Appetite Depressant
    • Fastin
  21. Noevasc I/M
    HTN CCB
  22. Toprol XL I/M & T/G
    • HTN Beta blocker
    • Metaprolol
  23. Darvocet I/M & T/G
    • Narcotic Analgesic
    • Darvon
  24. Nexium I/M
    GERD

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