What are the names of emergency drugs?

What are the names of emergency drugs?

Emergency Drugs

Drug Indication
Morphine or nitrous oxide Angina pain unresponsive to nitroglycerin
Naloxone Reversal of opioid overdose
Lorazepam or Midazolam Status epilepticus
Flumazenil Benzodiazepine overdose

What are the emergency drugs and their actions?

Emergency drug doses

Drug (concentration) and Indication Dose
Fentanyl (50 mcg/ml) Analgesia Sedation Anesthesia 1 mcg/kg
Hydralazine (20 mg/ ml) Hypertension by vasodilation 0.1-0.5 mg/kg
Lorazepam (2 mg/ml) Sedation Seizures 0.05-01 mg/kg
Morphine (1 mg/ml) Pain Sedation 0.05-0.1 mg/kg

What is the most common drug in a medical emergency?

Conclusion: Ondansetron and pantoprazole were the most commonly prescribed drugs in the emergency department.

What are the drugs used in CPR?

Understanding the drugs used during cardiac arrest response

  • Adrenaline. This is the first drug given in all causes of cardiac arrest and should be readily available in all clinical areas.
  • Amiodarone.
  • Lidocaine.
  • Atropine.
  • Additional drugs.
  • Calcium chloride.
  • Magnesium sulphate.
  • Miscellaneous drugs.

What is H and T ACLS?

Rapidly identify and treat causes of non-shockable arrest (PEA, asystole). Important causes include the 5 H’s and 5 T’s: Hypoxia, Hypovolemia, Hydrogen ions (acidosis), Hyper/Hypo-kalemia, Hypothermia; Tension pneumothorax, Tamponade-cardiac, Toxins, Thrombosis-coronary (MI), Thrombosis-pulmonary (PE).

What are the 4 Hs and 4 Ts?

However, in practice while performing CPR often in stressful situations, it is difficult to remember all 4 “Ts” and 4 “Hs” causes (hypoxia, hypokalaemia/hyperkalaemia, hypothermia/hyperthermia, hypovolaemia, tension pneumothorax, tamponade, thrombosis, toxins), especially for medical students, young doctors and doctors …

What is the list of emergency drugs?

List of Emergency Drugs. Nitroglycerin. Epinephrine. Antivenin. Written by Lisabetta DiVita. 05 December, 2018. Unfortunately, emergencies arise when least expected. People can suddenly suffer a heart attack or have an anaphylactic reaction (severe allergic reaction) after consuming certain foods.

What are the emergency drugs for central nervous system?

The emergency drugs for CNS are: Epsolin (Phenytoin)- Anti-epileptic drug used to control seizures Phenobarbitone sodium- Barbiturates used as sedative hypnotics and also anti-convulsants Magnesium sulphate- Seizures associated with Eclampsia and Pre-eclampsia

What are the emergency drugs for respiratory system?

The emergency drugs for respiratory system are: Etophylline and Theophylline- Bronchodilators used to treat symptoms and blockage of airway due to asthma or other lung diseases (eg. emphysema, bronchitis)

How to deal with medicines in the emergency?

The medicines in the list should be administered to emergency patients only treated in the health institutions, purchased from legal medicine retail outlets on the basis of prescription paper and legal receipt. The stock that should be handled and hoarding of such medicine is prohibited.