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Lidocaine 2%
Class:

Anesthetic, Antidysrhythmic

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Lidocaine 2%
Mechanism of Action:

Causes loss of sensation by reducing the flow of sodium in and out of nerves to decrease the initiation and transfer of nerve signals.

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Lidocaine 2%
Indications:

Decrease pain associated with Intraosseous (IO) fluid administration in a conscious patient.

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Lidocaine 2%
Contraindications:

Hypersensitivity

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Lidocaine 2%
Precautions:

Be sure IO is placed correctly. Accidental administration of lidocaine may have other effects.

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Lidocaine 2%
Side Effects:

Parathesias and transient pain during administration.

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Lidocaine 2%
Interactions:

AEMT's should only be using in conscious patient before fluid administration.

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Lidocaine 2%
Dosage:

Adult: 1-2.5 ml's (20-50 mg)
Pedi: 0.5mg/kg

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Lidocaine 2%
Route:

IO

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Lidocaine 2%
Onset:

2-5 minutes

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NH Notes:

Protocol 6.1