4 Epinephrine

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  1. Epinephrine (AKA)
    (Adrenalin)
  2. Epinephrine Class
    sympathomimetic
  3. Epinephrine Indications
    cardiac arrest, symptomatic bradycardia, 2ndary to bradycardia when atropine and pacing are unsuccessful. allergic reactions, anaphylaxis, asthma
  4. Epinephrine Contra
    hypertension, hypothermia, pulmonary edema, myocardial ischemia, hypovolemic shock
  5. Epinephrine Dose
    allergic reations & asthma 0.3-0.5mg of 1:1000 SC, anaphylaxis 0.1 mg of 1:10000 IV/IO over 5min, cardiac arrest IV/IO 1mg, 1:10000 q3-5min flush with 20 ml normal saline
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4 Epinephrine
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2010-07-10 16:53:27
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Epinephrine
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