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Atrophine sulfate

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Atrophine trade nameAtropine
Classificationparasympatholytic, anticholinergic agent
Action effectsIncreases HR, contractility, automaticity, conduction & dialation of peripheal vessels works on vegus nerve
IndicationsSymtomatic Brady (-50-60 bpm) organophosphate poisoning
contraindicationsHypersensitivity, tachycardia
side effectsIncreased cardiac consumption, dry mouth AV heart block
Adult dose bradycardicaBrady-0.5mg q 3-5 min IV IO ET/
adult dose organophosphate poisioning2-5 mg veries with patient symptoms
Peds dose0.2mg/kg IV ET no min dose as of 2015
Cautionsa-fib, a- flutter, glaucoma & COPD
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