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Cacl2 drug class

mineral/electrolyte

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Cacl2 moa

increases myocardial contractility and ventricular automaticity

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Cacl2 onset of action

immediate

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Cacl2 peak effects

unknown

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Cacl2 duration of effect

varies

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Cacl2 half life

n/a

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Cacl2 indications

hyperkalemia, hypocalcemia, ca2+ channel blocker toxicity, crush syndrome, hypermagnesemia, abdominal muscle spasms from brown recluse spiders or man of war jellyfish, CA secondary to suspected hyperkalemia or known dialysis pt

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Cacl2 contraindications

hypercalcemia

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Cacl2 side effects

bradycardia, respiratory depression, syncope, cardiac arrest

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Cacl2 adult dose

8-16mg/kg or 500-1000 mg

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Cacl2 pedi dose

20mg/kg

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Cacl2 precautions

tissue necrosis, digitalis toxicity

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Cacl2 drug interactions

ppt with nahco3, digitalis toxicity

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dopamine hcl trade name

intropin

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intropin generic

dopamine hcl

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dopamine moa

a1 and b1 agonist

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dopamine onset of action

<5 min

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dopamine peak effects

5-8 min

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dopamine duration of effect

<10 min

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dopamine half life

2 min

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dopamine indications

hypotension not called by hypovolemia, cardiogenic shock, symptomatic bradycardia

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dopamine contraindications

hypovolemic shock where fluid have not been administered to maximum capacity, patients with adrenal gland tumor, tachydysrhythmias and VF

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dopamine side effects

headache, dysrhythmias, palpitations, chest pain

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dopamine low dose

2-5mcg/kg/min increases blood flow to gut

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dopamine medium dose

5-10mcg/kg/min stimulates b1 effects

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dopamine high dose

10-20mcg/kg/min stimulates a1 effects

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dopamine precautions

protect from light

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dopamine drug interactions

deactivated by alkaline solutions, maoi, hypotension with dilantin

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mag s+ulfate drug class

electrolyte/mineral

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mag sulfate moa

ca2+ channel blocker, causes cns depression and smooth muscle relaxation