5 Lorazepam

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  1. Lorazepam (AKA)
    (Ativan)
  2. Lorazepam Class:
    benzodiazepine, sedative, anticonvulsant
  3. Lorazepam Indications:
    intial control of status epilepticus or severe recurrent seizures, severe anxiety, sedation
  4. Lorazepam Contra:
    glaucoma, coma, shock or drug abuse
  5. Lorazepam Dose:
    IV/IO must be diluted with equal parts sterile water or normal saline, 2-4mg IV slow, max dose 8mg, IM no dilution needed 2-4mg
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5 Lorazepam
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2010-07-13 20:57:07
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