Drug Group 7

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Drug Group 7
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  1. DROPERIDOL (INAPSINE)
    Class
    Sedative
  2. DROPERIDOL (INAPSINE)
    Mechanism of Action
    Exact mechanism of action is unknown. Neurolepticsimilar to haloperidol; reduces anxiety and produces amental state of detachment and indifference; hasantiemetic and antinauseant properties. Droperidolproduces marked tranquilization and sedation.
  3. DROPERIDOL (INAPSINE)
    Indications
    Chemical restraint requiring rapid tranquilization
  4. DROPERIDOL (INAPSINE)
    Contraindications
    Hypotension, prolonged QT
  5. DROPERIDOL (INAPSINE)
    Dosage
    • 14-60 y/o: 2.5-5 mg IM or IV (may be combined with 2 mg midazolam insame syringe for increased sedation), may be repeated onceas needed.
    • Over 60 y/o: 2.5 mg (with or without midazolam). Not recommended asfirst line anti-N&V med because of “black box” warning
  6. HALOPERIDOL (HALDOL)
    Class:
    Sedative, neuroleptic
  7. HALOPERIDOL (HALDOL)
    Mechanism of Action
    Blocks dopamine receptors in brain; produces markedtranquilization and sedation
  8. HALOPERIDOL (HALDOL)
    Indications
    Chemical restraint requiring rapid tranquilization
  9. HALOPERIDOL (HALDOL)
    Contraindications
    Hypotension, prolonged QT, patients taking lithium
  10. HALOPERIDOL (HALDOL)
    Dosage
    2-5 mg IM (may be combined midazolam)
  11. PROMETHAZINE (PHENERGAN)
    Class:
    Antihistamine and Antiemetic
  12. PROMETHAZINE (PHENERGAN)
    Mechanism of Action:
    Antagonizes H1 receptors. A phenothiazine derivativewith potent antihistamine and anticholinergic properties.It also possesses sedative and antiemetic properties.
  13. PROMETHAZINE (PHENERGAN)
    Indications
    Nausea and vomiting, motion sickness, and sedation (to potentiatethe effects of analgesics)
  14. PROMETHAZINE (PHENERGAN)
    Contraindications
    Coma, those who have received large amounts ofdepressants, nursing mother, neonate
  15. PROMETHAZINE (PHENERGAN)
    Dosage
    • PROMETHAZINE (PHENERGAN)
    • Contraindications

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