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Adenosine Peds Dose

0.1 mg/kg, 0.2mg/kg Max 6mg,12mg

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Albuterol Peds Dose

Bronchospasm: 2.5mg nebulized, may repeat once 
Hyperkalemia: 20mg Nebulized

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Aspirin Peds Dose

Not Indicated

4

Amiodarone Peds Dose

With Pulse: 5mg/kg IV/IO over 20 mins, with consult
Without Pulse: VF/VT/Torsades: 5mg/kg IV, max single dose of 300mg, may repeat twice for max of 15mg/kg

5

Atropine Peds Dose

Bradycardia: 0.02mg/kg IV/IO

Organophosphate Poison: 0.02mg/kg IV/IO/IM q 5-10mins

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Atrovent Peds Dose

≥ 2 yoa: 500mcg

1-2 yoa: 250mcg

< 1 yoa: Contraindicated

7

Calcium Chloride

Medical Consult: 20mg/kg

8

Dexamethasone

0.5mg/kg PO (preferred) or IV, MAX 10mg

9

Dextrose

< 28 Days: 2mL/kg of D10W IV/IO

> 28 days up to 18yoa: 2-4mL/kg D24W

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Diazepam (Valium)

> 30kg/66lbs: 0.1mg/kg, max 10mg

11

Diltiazem (Cardizem)

Contraindicated in children under 12 YOA

12

Diphenhydramine

1mg/kg IVP, must consult for additional doses

13

Dopamine

2-20mg/kg/min

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Epinephrine

Cardiac Arrest: 0.01mg/kg (1:10) IVP, q 3-5 mins
Bradycardia: 0.01 mg/kg IV, q 3-5mins
Anaphylaxis/Asthma: 0.01mg/kg IM (1:1)
Croup: 2.5mL (1:1) via neb

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Fentanyl

1mcg/kg IV/IM/IN (max single dose 200mcg), may be repeated once

16

Glucagon

Hypoglycemia: <25kg 0.5 mg IM/IN, 25-40kg 1mg IM/IN
Beta Blocker OD: <25kg 0.5 mg IV, 25-40kg 1mg IV

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Haldol

13-17 yoa: 2.5-5 mg IM/IV

5-12 yoa: 0.05mg/kg IM/IV

<6 yoa: Contraindicated

18

Mag Sulfate

under 18yoa: asthma/bronchospasm: 50mg/kg IV/IO max 2 grams over 10-20 mins with consult

19

Midazolam (Versed)

0.1 mg/kg in 2mg increments slow IVP over 1-2mins. Max of 5mg
0.2mg/kg IM/IN, max 5mg

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Morphine Sulfate

0.1 mg/kg, max single does of 20mg, may repeat in 5-10mins at 0.05mg/kg max single dose 10mg

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Naloxone

0.1mg/kg IVP/IM/IN; max 2mg

<28 days: Contraindicated

22

Nitro

Not Indicated

23

Nitro Paste

not indicated

24

Ondansetron

< 13yoa: 0.1 mg/kg IVP, over 2-5 mins

>13 yoa: 8mg

25

Sodium Bicarb

1mEq/kg IV; for pt. <1yoa, must dilute 1:1 with LR
Hyperkalemia: 1mEq/kg IV over 5mins, <1yoa, must dilute 1:1 with LR

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Terbutaline

Not Indicated