Respiratory Drugs Dosing

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Respiratory Drugs Dosing
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2011-06-06 03:51:45
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  1. Available dose and dosing frequency of QVAR HFA?
    • 40, 80mcg
    • BID
  2. Available dose and dosing frequency of Pulmicort (DPI)?
    • 90, 180mcg
    • BID
  3. Available dose and dosing frequency of Pulmicort Respules?
    • 0.25, 0.5mg/2ml
    • QD-BID
  4. Available dose and dosing frequency of Flovent HFA?
    • 44, 110, 220mcg
    • BID
  5. Available dose and dosing frequency of Flovent Diskus?
    • 50, 100, 250mcg
    • BID
  6. Available dose and dosing frequency of Asmanex?
    • 110, 220mcg
    • QD-BID
  7. Available dose and dosing frequency of Alvesco?
    • 80, 160mcg
    • QD
  8. What are the 4 types of Singulair strengths and formulations available, frequency, and for which age groups?
    • 10mg tab for >15yo
    • 5mg chew tab for 6-14yo
    • 4mg chew tab for 2-5yo
    • 4mg granules for 1-4yo
    • ALL qd
  9. What is the IV dosing of Theophylline in smokers and non-smokers?
    • Smokers: 0.7mg/kg/hr IV
    • Non-smokers: 0.4mg/kg/hr IV
  10. What is the PO dosing of Theophylline ER? When should the doses be decreased (2)?
    • 10mg/kg/day divided doses q8-12h
    • Decrease by 50% in hepatically impaired, and in infants <3mos and neonates
  11. What is the general dosing of Xolair for asthma?
    • 150-375mg SC q2 or q4wks
    • Dosing based on IgE and body weight
  12. What is the dosing for children <6yo for Albuterol tab IR?
    • Initially 0.1mg/kg po q8h (NMT 8mg/d)
    • If inadequate response, increase to 0.2mg/kg q8h (NMT 12mg/d)
  13. What is the prednisone burst therapy dosing for ADULTS?
    40-80mg PO in 1-2 divided doses for 3-10 days
  14. What is the prednisone burst therapy dosing for CHILDREN? What are the max doses for children <4yo and those 5-12yo?
    • 1-2mg/kg PO in 2 divided doses for 3-10 days
    • <4yo: Up to 30mg/day
    • 5-12yo: Up to 60mg/day
  15. What is the dosing and max dosage of Atrovent for asthma?
    • 2 puffs QID (17mcg/actuation)
    • Max dose: 12 puffs/day
  16. What is the dosing and max dosage of Atrovent for asthma (nebulizer)?
    • 0.2% nebulizer solutions
    • TID-QID
  17. What is the dosing and max dosage of Atrovent for allergies?
    • 2 sprays in each nostril 2-3x/d (42mcg/spray)
    • Max: 204mcg/d
  18. What is the dosing frequency of Flonase/Veramyst?
    1-2 sprays in each nostril QD
  19. What is the dosing frequency of Nasonex?
    2 sprays in each nostril QD
  20. What is the dosing frequency of Rhinocort Aqua?
    1-2 sprays in each nostril BID or 4 sprays in each nostril qAM
  21. What is the dosing frequency of Nasacort AQ and generic name?
    • Triamcinolone
    • 2 sprays in each nostril QD
  22. What is the dosing frequency of Nasarel and generic name?
    • Flunisolide
    • 2 sprays in each nostril BID
  23. What is the dosing frequency of Beconase AQ and generic name?
    • Beclomethasone
    • 1-2 sprays in each nostril BID
  24. What is the dosing frequency of Omnaris and generic name?
    • Ciclesonide
    • 2 sprays in each nostril QD
  25. What is the dosing frequency of of Astelin?
    2 sprays in each nostril BID

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