teex succinylcholine

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teex succinylcholine
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2010-07-17 17:22:12
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  1. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Class
    Depolarizing neuromuscular blocker
  2. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Actions
    • 1. Depolarizes skeletal muscle
    • 2. Onset: 60-90 sec
    • 3. Duration 4-5 minutes
  3. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Indications
    rapid sequence intubation
  4. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Contraindications
    • 1. Allergy
    • 2. penetrating eye trauma
    • 3. hyperkalemia / renal failure patients
  5. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Precautions
    • Must be expirienced with medication
    • 1. advanced airway equipment readily available
    • 2. drugs that enhance effect: lidocaine, procainamide, beta-blockers, magnesium sulfate, other neuromuscular blockers
    • 3. Can cause lethal hyperkalemia in patient's with: burns, crush injuries, abdominal infections, tetanus, muscle disorders, denervating disorders
  6. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Side Effects
    • 1. Respiratory depression and apnea
    • 2. Aspiration
    • 3. Arrhythmias, bradycardias, sinus arrest
    • 4. incresased ICP
  7. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Dosage
    1-2 mg / kg
  8. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Route
    IV or IM
  9. Succinylcholine (Anectine) How supplied
    vial: 200 mg / 10 ml (20mg per ml)
  10. Succinylcholine (Anectine) Pediatrics
    1-2 mg / kg

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