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1

should we routinely use quinine for leg craps?

How long does it take to work?

No - toxic in overdose and only 25% effective

4 weeks to effect
trial stop every 3 months to assess benifit

2

what is haem argininate used for

treat acute porphoria crisis

3

what condition are many CNS drugs,CCBs, antifungals, antivirals, sulfonamides and progesterones DEFINATELY NOT ALLOWED IN

acute porphyrias - and basically all drugs...

4

what BP suggests you should defs stop COC

Only blood pressure above systolic 160mmHg or diastolic 95mm

5

doses of adrenaline for different ages

child under 6 = 150microg
6-11 = 300microg
over 12 and adult = 500 microg

6

what should be used to treat hereditary angiooedma

C1-esterase inhibitor

7

what % sodium cl inhalation can be used mobilise lower resp tract secretions in CF

3-7%

8

what age can you use decongenstants as rubs or on pillows

what can you offer before this?

3 months

younger than 3 months try sodium chloride nasal drops before feeds

9

Tripotassium dicitratobismuthate is what type of drug
what are the main weird sideeffects

antisecretory
darken toungue and blacken faeces

10

which NOAC requires a dose reduction with verapail

dabigatran