Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

ICU Meds

sedatives, narcotics, paralytics, vasopressors

QuestionAnswer
Midazolam/ Versed Sedative
Diazepam/ Valium SEDATIVE
Lorazapam/ Ativan SEDATIVE
Propofol/ Diprovan SEDATIVE
What sedative is nicknamed Milk of Amnesia? Propofol
Dexmedetomide/ Precedex Sedative
Morphine Sulfate/ Roxanol, Duramorph, MS Contin Narcotic
Fentanyl/ Duragesic Narcotic
Meperidine/ Demerol NARCOTICS
Succinylcholine/ Anectine Depolarizing PARALYTICS (NMBA)
Pancuronium/ Pavulon PARALYTICS (NMBA)
Vecuronium/ Norcuron PARALYTICS (NMBA)
Rocuronium/ Zemuron PARALYTICS (NMBA)
Atracurium/ Tracrium PARALYTICS (NMBA)
Cisatracurium/ Nimbex PARALYTICS (NMBA)
Dopamine VASOPRESSORS
Norepinephrine VASOPRESSORS
Phenylephrine/ Neosynephrine VASOPRESSORS
What are the two groups of paralytics? Depolarizing and Nondepolarizing Agents
What kind of agent is succinlycholine? Depolarizing
What must you give along with paralytics? Sedatives
How do depolarizing agents work? Prolongs the depolarization phase by bonding to AcH receptors.
How do nondepolarizing agents work? Compete with AcH to bind with receptors.
Acidemia intensifies or diminishes effects of NMBA's. Intensifies. Lower dosage of paralytic needed. Higher dose of reversal agent needed.
Alkalemia intensifies or diminishes effects of NMBA's. Diminishes. Higher dosage of paralytic and lower dosage of reversal agent.
Created by: geminigirl68