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1

dobutamine drug class

inotrope

2

dobutamine concentration

premixed 1mg/ mL

(250mg/ 250 mL D5W)

3

dobutamine infusion rate

2-20 mcg/kg/min

4

epi drug class

inotrope

5

epi concentration

16mcg/ mL
(4mg in a 250mL bag)

6

epi bolus dose

10-50mcg

up to 1mg emergency (cardiac arrest)

7

epi infusion rate

0.01- 0.3 mcg/kg/min

8

calcium drug class

inotrope

9

calcium concentration

100mg/mL (10%)

10

calcium bolus dose

250mg- 1g

11

glucagon and isoproterenol (Isuprel) drug class

inotrope

12

dopamine drug class

vasopressor

13

dopamine concentration

premixed

14

dopamine infusion rate:

renal
beta
alpha

renal: 2-5 mcg/kg/min

beta: 5-10 mcg/kg/min

alpha: >10 mcg/kg/min

15

vasopressin drug class

vasopressor

16

vasopressin concentration

1 unit/mL
100 units in 100mL bag

17

vasopressin infusion rate

1-6 units/hr

18

norepinephrine (Levophed) drug class

vasopressor

19

norepinephrine concentration

16mcg/mL
(4mg in 250mL bag)

20

norepinephrine bolus dose

4-16 mcg

21

norepinephrine infusion rate

0.02-0.2mcg/kg/min

22

phenylephrine drug class

vasopressor

23

phenylephrine concentration

80mcg/mL
(20mg in 250mL bag)

24

phenylephrine infusion rate

10-100mcg/min

25

nitroglycerin (NTG) drug class

vasodilator

26

nitroglycerin concentration

100 mcg/mL

27

nitroglycerin bolus dose

10-100mcg

28

nitroglycerin infusion rate

0.1-2mcg/kg/min (initial)
Up to 5mcg/kg/min (max)

29

nitroprusside (Nipride) drug class

vasodilator

30

nitroprusside concentration

0.2mg/mL
(50mg/250mL bag)