Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


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.

Remove Ads
Don't know
remaining cards
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:
restart all cards

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


Type Antiemetic
PRESENTATION 10 mg in 2ml ampoules
ACTION Antiemetic centrally acting on brain stem increases gastric emptying Onset: 3 – 15 minutes (IV) Duration: 30 minutes
USES 1. Prevent vomiting: when narcotic analgesic is to be administered 2. High spinal injury 3. Serious eye injury 4Suspected ischaemic chest pain 5. Treat nausea & vomiting
ADVERSE EFFECTS: 1. Drowsiness 2. Lethargy 3. Dry mouth 4. Oculogyric crisis, facial spasms 5. Speech difficulties.
PRECAUTIONS Concomitant phenothiazide tranquilliser use – will increase the likelihood of side effects.
CONTRA-INDICATIONS 1. Previous reaction 2. G.I. bleeding
Dose Adult dose: 10 mg lV over 2 minutes IM 10 mg Give prior to narcotic administration Single dose only Paediatric dose Not used
Created by: mattypepper