Vasopressin

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  1. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Classification
    Vasopressor
  2. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Action
    Vasoconstriction
  3. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Indications
    Cardiac Arrest (to increase PVR w/ CPR)
  4. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Contraindications
    None in this application
  5. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Adverse Effects
    • Cardio
    • Bradycardia
    • Arrythmias
    • Hypertension
    • Heart blocks
  6. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Administration
    40 U IV/IO (single dose only)
  7. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Pediatric
    Not recommended
  8. Vasopressin (Pitressin)
       Onset
       Duration
    • Onset
    • Immediate

    • Duration
    • 30-60 mins

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bryantfire
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Filename:
Vasopressin
Updated:
2014-01-20 23:55:15
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Drugs UAV Paramedic
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