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Flashcards in Maryland Adult Drug Dosages Deck (19):
1

Adenosine Adult Dose

6mg, 12mg

2

Albuterol Adult Dose

Bronchospasm: 2.5mg
Hyperkalemia: 20mg

3

Aspirin Adult Dose

324mg

4

Amiodarone Adult Dose

With Pulse: 150mg IV over 10mins
Without pulse: VF/VT/Torsades 300mg, 150mg

5

Atropine Adult Dose

Bradycardia: 0.5-1mg IV q 3-5mins; max 0.04mg/kg
Organophosphate Posin: 2-4mg IV q 5-10mins

6

Atrovent Adult Dose

500mcg

7

Calcium Chloride Adult Dose

Med Consult: 0.5-1g slow IV, over 3-5mins

8

Dexamethasone Adult Dose

10mg IV

9

Dextrose

25g D50 IV or D10 in 50mL blouses, max of 250mL

10

Diazepam (Valium)

5-10mg IM

11

Diltilzam (Cardizem) Adult Dose

0.25 mg/kg (max 20mg) over 2 mins, nonresponse after 15 mins 0.35mg/kg (max 25mg)

12

Diphenhydramine Adult Dose

25-50mg slow IV

13

Dopamine Adult Dose

2-20mcg/kg/min

14

Epi Adult Dose

Cardiac Arrest: 1mg (1:10) IV q 3-5mins
Anaphylaxis/Asthma: 0.01mg/kg IM (1:1), max 0.5mg
Anaphylaxis: (after 3 IM epis) 1mg (1:10 or 1:1) in 1L LR, run wide open

15

Fentanyl Adult Dose

1mcg/kg IV/IM/IN

16

Glucagon Adult Dose

Hypoglycemia: 1mg IM, max 3g with consult
Beta Blocker OD: Med Consult, 1mg IV, q 3-5mins

17

Midazolam (versed) Adult Dose

0.1mg/kg in 2mg increments slow IVP over 1-2mins, max 5mg
If no IV 5mg IM/IN

18

Nitro Adult Dose

Chest Pain: 0.4mg SL (max 3, q 3-5 mins)
Pulmonary Edema/CHF: 0.4mg SL at 3-5mins until CPAP is applied, 1 Dose of 0.4mg SL apply 1 inch motor paste

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Zofran Adult Dose

8mg IV