Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit)

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  1. Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) Class
    Cyanide Antidote
  2. Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) MOA
    Separates cyanide ions from cytochrome oxidase
  3. Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) Indication
    Presummed or confirmed Cyanide poisoning
  4. Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) Contraindications
    None when used in the setting of cyanide poisoning
  5. Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) Adverse
    • Red skin & urine
    • Elevated BP
    • Flushing
  6. Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) Dosage
    • Adult: 5g IV infusion over 15mins
    • Second dose may be given as needed for a total of 10g
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Lhernandez
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Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit)
Updated:
2015-01-27 06:43:03
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PharmacologyGroup7 LVAPEC
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Drug Profiles,Pharmacology Group 7
Description:
Hydroxocobalamin(CyanoKit) drug profile
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