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Epinephrie 1-10,000

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Epi trade nameAdrenalin 1-10,000
Classificationcardiac stimulant, bronchodilator sympathomimetic
Action effectsincreases- cardiac resistance, electrical activity, contractility, myocardial activity, BP & O2 needs Alpha1 & Beta1
IndicationsCardiac arrest V-fib, V-Tach, asytole, profound brady, PEA (pulseless electrical activity)
Side effectshypertension, peripheral constriction
adult dose0.5-1mg IV every 3-5 minutes
expected dose1mg IV
Max doseNone if a life threatening emergency
Peds dose0.1mg/kg IV IO with a max of 1mg IV
cautionsDO NOT mix NaHCO3, Heat will destroy this drug
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