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Atrial fib with RVR Diltiazem

0.25 mg/kg IV (20 mg max) over 2 min; then 0.35 mg/kg IV (25 mg max) over 5 min

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Atrial fib with RVR metoprolol

5 mg IV q5 min (max 15 mg IV)

3

Reversal for warfarin

Vit K, PCC, FFP (prefer PCC)

4

Reversal for heparin

protamine

5

Reversal for Pradaxa

praxabind or dialysis

6

Reversal for Xarelto

PCC

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Reversal for Elliquis

PCC

8

Methylene Blue

1-2 mg/kg IV over 5 min (max 7 mg/kg)

9

Mg toxicity

1 g CaGluconate

10

Digifab

acute Dig level >10, give 10 vials for acute
acute Dig level >5, give 5 vials for chronic

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Reversal of warfarin INR >6

50 U/kg (5000 U max) PCC/K-centra

12

Reversal of warfarin INR 4-6

35 U/kg (3500 U max) PCC/K-centra

13

Reversal of warfarin INR 2-4

25 U/kg (2500 U max) PCC/k-centra

14

Cryo dose

2-4 bags/10 Kg or 10 units and repeat PRN

15

FFP dose

5-10 mL/kg (200 mL/unit, some references say 10-20 mL/kg)

16

6 pack of PLT increases PLT by

50K

17

volume of whole blood unit

500 mL/unit

18

volume of PRBC and increase of Hg per unit

200-250 mL/unit, increase Hg by 1 g/dL or HCT by 3% (3mL/kg yields same for peds)