Epinephrine

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Anonymous
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95820
Filename:
Epinephrine
Updated:
2011-08-01 20:14:27
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Epinephrine
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Epinephrine
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  1. Class
    Adrenergic agent
  2. Action
    binds with alpha and beta receptors increasing BP, HR, Bronchodilation
  3. Indications
    Bronchospasm, allergic reaction, anaphlactic, cardiac arrest
  4. Contraindications
    Arrhthmias, other that pulseless VT,Vfib, asytlole, hypertension, shock other that anaphylatic
  5. Adverse effects
    Anxiety, headache,cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension, chest pain
  6. Dose adult
    Cardiac arrest 1mg 1:10,000 iv repeat every three to five min

    Symptomatic bradycardia 1mcg/min iv infusion

    Asthma attacks allergic reactions 1:1000 .3-.5mg im/subQ max dose 1mg

    Anaphylactic .1mg 1:10,000 iv over 5 min
  7. Dose Pedi
    Cardiac arrest .01mg/kg 1:10,000 iv every three to five min max dose 1mg

    symptomatic bradycardia .01mg/kg 1:10,000 iv max dose 1mg

    asthma and allergic reactions .01mg/kg 1:1000 IM or subQ max dose .5mg

    anaphylatic iv infusion1mcg/kg/min 1:10,000

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