Flumazenil(Romazicon)

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  1. Flumazenil(Romazicon) Class
    Benzodiazepin receptor antagonist

    Note to self Flumazaenil is to Benzo as Narcan is to Opiod
  2. Flumazenil(Romazicon) MOA
    Antagonizes the actions of benzodiazepines on the CNS
  3. Flumazenil(Romazicon) Indication
    Reversal of respritory depression and the sedative effects from pure Benzodiazepine OD
  4. Flumazenil(Romazicon) Contraindications
    • Hypersensitivity
    • Tricyclic antidepressant OD
    • Seizure prone Pts
    • Coma of unknown etiology
  5. Flumazenil(Romazicon) Adverse
    • Nausea/Vomiting
    • Agitation
    • Visual Disturbances
    • Seizures
  6. Flumazenil(Romazicon) Dosage
    • Adult:
    • 1st 0.2mg IV/IO over 15sec
    • 2nd 0.3mg IV/IO over 30sec
    • 3rd 0.5 IV/IO over 30sec
    • If no response repeat once every minute until adequate response or a total of 3mg

    Peds: Not recommended
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Flumazenil(Romazicon)
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Flumazenil(Romazicon) drug profile
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