teex racemic epinephrine

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  1. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine hydrochloride) Class
    Sympathomimetic
  2. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Actions
    • 1. Beta-2: Bronchodilation- PRIMARY
    • 2. Beta-1: Positive chronotrope, positive inotrope
  3. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Indications
    Croup (laryngotracheobronchitis)
  4. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Contraindications
    • 1. Epiglottitis
    • 2. Allergy to Medication
  5. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Precautions
    • 1. Monitor vitals / EKG
    • 2. Only use once in prehospital setting due to SEVERE tachycardias
  6. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Side Effects
    • 1. Palpitations
    • 2. Anxiety
    • 3. Headache
  7. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Dosage
    0.25- .075 ml of a 2.25% solution in 2.0 ml of NS
  8. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Route
    Inhalation
  9. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) How supplied
    Drops, Spray
  10. Racemic Epinephrine (Microephrine / Neo-synephrine, phenylephrine
    hydrochloride) Pediatrics
    Same as Adult
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