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Flashcards in Dilaudid Deck (12):
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Trade name

Dilaudid, Hydromorphone Hydrochloride, Pallaone, Exalgo

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Class

Opioid Analgesic

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Mechanism of Action

Binds with CNS opioid receptors to produce analgesia

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Indications

Pain, acute and chronic

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Contraindications

Respiratory depression, status asthmatics unless intubated

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Adverse effects

itching, respiratory depression, hypotension

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Incompatibilities/ Drug interactions

Benzodiazepines (increases respiratory depression)

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Routs of Admin

IV/IO, IM, Oral, SQ

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Onset of Action

Onset 15-30 min, peak 1 hr, duration 4-5hrs

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Adult Dose

Initial 0.01mg/kg (usual dose 1-2mg)

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Pediatric Dose

0.01 mg/kg

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Protocols used

A-9 Bradyarrhythmias
E-19 Pain and Sedation