teex isoproterenol

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teex isoproterenol
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  1. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Class
    Sympathomimetic
  2. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Actions
    • 1. Beta 1: Increases inotropic and chronotropic effect
    • 2. Beta 2: Causes bronchodilation
    • 3. Increases myocardial oxygen demand
  3. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Indications
    Last resort in management of symptomatic bradycardia (Atropine and pacing should precede this therapy)
  4. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Contraindications
    • 1. AMI's
    • 2. Cardiogenic Shock
    • 3. Do not use with epinephrine
  5. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Precautions
    • 1. ventricular irritability
    • 2. deactivated by alkaline solutions
  6. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Side Effects
    • 1. tachyarrhythmias, PVC's and angina
    • 2. Tremor, palpitations, headaches
    • 3. anxiety, sweating, hypotension
    • 4. Can increase size of infart due to incrased myocardium oxygen demand
  7. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Dosage
    1mg in 500 ml D5W (concentration of 2mcg / ml) infused at 2 - 10 mcg / min and titrated to effect or until PVC's occur
  8. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Route
    IV infusion only
  9. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) How supplied
    Ampule: 1mg / 1 ml or 1mg / 5 ml
  10. Isoproterenol (Isuprel) Pediatric Dosage
    .1mcg / kg / min

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