Virtual Drug Bag
PACKAGED: 40 mg in 20 ml, 2 mg/ml
LOCATION: Not carried in drug bag
To provide sedation prior to Sedate to Intubate procedure
0.3 mg/kg IV; may repeat within 2 minutes if patient resistant to intubation.
Average dose is 15 mg - 25 mg.
Short-acting, IV sedative hypnotic
PRECAUTIONS AND SIDE EFFECTS:
Bradycardia, respiratory depression, sinus tachycardia, tachypnea, hypotension, nausea, vomiting
ADULT: No. Must be authorized by department Medical Director