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Paramedic Drugs

DrugClassIndicationsDosageName
Morphine Sulfate Narcotic Analgesic Moderate to severe pain and in MI and to reduce venous return in pulmonary edema MI: 2-4 mg IV over 1-5 mins every 5-15 mins. Pain: 2.5-15 mg IV; 5-20 mg IM/SC. Ped: 0.05-0.1 mg/kg IV; 0.1-0.2 mg/kg IM/SC. AMI or PE: 1-2 mg/6-10 min. to response. Morphine
Lorazepam Sedative Sedation for cardioversion and status epilepticus Sedation: 2-4 mg IM, 0.5-2 mg IV. Ped: 0.03-0.5 mg/kg IV/IM/PR up to 4 mg. Status Epilepticus: 2 mg slow IV/PR (2 mg/min.). Ped: 0.1 mg/kg slow IV/PR (2-5 min.) Ativan
Midazolam Sedative To induce sedation before cardioversion or intubation 1-2.5 mg slow IV; 0.07-0.08 mg/kg I (usually 5 mg). Ped: 0.05-0.2 mg/kg IV; 0.1-0.15 mg/kg IM; 3 mg intranasal Versed
Magnesium Sulfate Electrolyte Torsade de Pointes, eclamptic seizures. In children for status asthmaticus non-responsive to beta agents Diluted in 100 mL, over 1-2 mins (in adults only). Peds: 25-50 mg/kg over 5-20 mins. Max dose 2 g. Asthma: same as for Torsades. Eclampsia: 2-4 g IV/IM Magnesium
Oxygen Oxidizing Agent Hypoxia or anticipated hypoxia, or in any medical or trauma patient to improve respiratory efficiency Hypoxia: 100% by inhalation or IPPV Oxygen
Metoprolol Beta Blocker AMI 5 mg slow IV/ 5 min up to 3 times Lopressor
Propafanone Antidysrhythmic Ventricular and SV dysrhythmias 150-300 mg PO/8 hrs or 1-2 mg/kg IV at 10 mg/min Rythmol
Propranolol Beta Blocker Ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia refractory to lidocaine and bretylium and selected SVTs 0.1 mg/kg divided into three equal doses given every 2-3 mins, slow IV (do not exceed 1 mg/min). May repeat in 2 mins. Inderal
Sotalol Beta Blocker/Antidysrhythmic Ventricular and Supraventricular dysrhythmias 1-1.5 mg/kg IV at 10 mg/min or 80 mg PO bid or 160 mg PO QD Betapace
Metaraminol Sympathomimetic Hypotension in a normovolemic patient 100 mg/500 mL D5W or NS, titrated to blood pressure: 5-10 mg IM Aramine
Prostaglandin E1 Vasodilator Infant cyanotic heart disease Infant: 0.05-0.1 mcg/kg/min IV/IO Prostin VR Pediatric
Vasopressin Hormone, Vasopressor To increase peripheral vascular resistance in arrest or to control bleeding from esophageal varices Arrest: 40 units IV/IO. Esophageal Varices: 0.2-0.4 units/min IV drip Pitressin
Albuterol Sympathomimetic Bronchodilator Bronchospasm and asthma in COPD Two inhalations (90 mcg) via metered-dose inhaler (2 sprays) or 2.5 mg in 2.5-3 mL NS via neb. repeat as needed. The duration of effect is 3-6 hours. Ped: 0.15 mg/kg in 2.5-3 mL NS via neb. repeat as needed. Proventil, Ventolin
Metaproterenol Sympathomimetic Bronchodilator Bronchospasm in asthma and COPD 0.65 mg via MDI (2 sprays); 0.2-0.3 mL in 2.5-3 mL NS via neb. Ped: 0.1-0.2 mL/kg (5% solution) in 2.5-3 mL NS via neb. Alupent
Mannitol Osmotic Diuretic Cerebral edema 0.5-1 g/kg over 5-10 mins IV. Ped: 0.25-0.5 g/kg over 60 mins. Osmitrol
Aminophylline Methylxanthine Bronchodilator Bronchospasm in asthma and COPD refractory to sympathomimetics and other bronchodilators and in CHF 250-500 mg IV over 20-30 mins. Ped: 6 mg/kg over 20-30 mins. Max 12 mg/kg/day Aminophylline, Somophyllin
Vecuronium Nondepolarizing Skeletal Muscle Relaxant Facilitated Endotracheal Intubation 0.08-0.1 mg/kg IV. Ped: same as adult Norcuron
Succinylcholine Depolarizing Neuromuscular Blocker Facilitated endotracheal intubation 1-1.5 mg/kg IV/IM; Ped: 1-2 mg/kg IV/IM Anectine
Metaclopramide Antiemetic Nausea and Vomiting 10-20 mg IM; 10 mg slow IV (over 1-2 mins.) Ped: 1-2 mg/kg/dose Reglan
Promethazine Antiemetic Nausea and vomiting, motion sickness, to enhance the effects of analgesics, and to induce sedation 12.5-25 mg IV/IM/PR. Ped: 0.5 mg/kg IV/IM/PR Phenergan
Prochlorperazine Antiemetic Severe nausea and vomiting or acute psychosis 5-10 mg IV/IM Ped: 0.13 mg/kg IV/IM/PR if >10 kg or >2 yrs Compazine
Nitroglycerin Nitrate Chest pain associated with angina and acute MI, and acute pulmonary edema 1 tablet (0.4 mg) Sl. May be repeated/3-5 mins up to 3 tablets, or 1/2 -1 inch of topical ointment, or 0.4 mg (one spray) SL up to 3 sprays/25 mins. Nitrostat
Sodium Nitroprusside Nitrate Hypertensive crisis, CHF, and pulmonary edema 0.1 mcg/kg/min gradually titrated to effect or 10 mg/kg/min. (50-100 mg/250 ml D5W). Peds: under 40 kg. 1-8 mcg/kg/min. Nipride, Nitropress
Nifedipine Calcium Channel Blocker Severe hypertension and angina One 10-20 mg capsule SL/PO Procardia, Adalat
Verapamil Calcium Channel Blocker PSVT refractory to adenosine, A. flutter, and A. fib with rapid ventricular response 2.5-5 mg IV bolus over 2-3 mins, then 5-10 mg after 15-30 mins to a max of 20 mg. Ped: Newborn = 0.1-0.2 mg/kg (no to exceed 2 mg), age 1-15 = 0.1-0.3 mg/kg (not to exceed 5 mg) Isoptin, Calan
Norepinephrine Sympathomimetic Agent Refractory hypotension and neurogenic shock 0.5-30 mcg/min IV, titrated to BP. Ped:0.1-2 mcg/kg/min titrated to BP (rarely used) Levophed
Reteplace Recombinant Thrombolytic To thrombolyze in acute MI and pulmonary embolism AMI: 10U IV over 2 min. Repeat in 30 min. Retivase
Anistreplase (APSAC) Thrombolytic To reduce infarct size in acute MI 30 units IV over 2-5 mins. Eminase
Tenecteplase Thrombolytic To thrombolyze in acute MI and pulmonary embolism AMI: 30-50 mg. IV, weight adjusted TNKase
Sodium Bicarbonate Alkalizing Agent Tricyclic antidepressand and barbiturate overdose, refractory acidosis, or hyperkalemia 1 mEq/kg IV/IO. Ped: same as an adult NaHCO3
Furosemide Diuretic CHF and pulmonary edema 40-120 mg slow IV. Ped: 1mg/kg slow IV Lasix
Activated Charcoal Absorbent Acute ingested poisoning 1 g/kg mixed with at least 6-8 oz. of water, then PO or via and NG tube Actidose
Hydroxyzine Antihistamine Acute anxiety, nausea/vomiting 25-50 mg deep IM. Ped: 1 mg/kg deep IM Vistaril
Thiamine Vitamine Coma of unknown origin, chronic alcoholism with associated coma, and delirium tremens 50-100 mg IV/ IM. Ped: 10-25 mg IV/IM Thiamine
Dimenhydrinate Antihistamine to relieve nausea/vomiting associated with motion sickness and narcotic use 12.5-25 mg IV; 50 mg IM/4 hours as needed. Ped: 1.25 mg/kg/4 hours up to 300 mg/day Dramamine
Diphenhydramine Antihistamine Anaphylaxis, allergic reactions, and dystonic reactions 25-50 mg IV/IM Benadryl
Naloxone Narcotic Antagonist Narcotic and synthetic narcotic overdose, coma of unknown origin 0.4-2 mg IV/IM repeated/2-3 mins. as needed up to 10 mg. Ped: 0.01 mg IV/IM repeated/2-3 mins. as needed up to 10 mg Narcan
Diazepam Antianxiety, Hypnotic, Anticonvulsant, Sedative Major motor seizures, status epilepticus, premedication before cardioversion, muscle tremors due to injury, and acute anxiety Seizures: 5-10 mg IV/IM. Ped: 0.5-2 mg IV/IM. Acute Anxiety: 2-5 mg IV/ IM. Ped: 0.5-2 mg IM Valium
Racemic Epinephrine Sympathomimetic Agonist Croup (Laryngotracheobronchitis) 0.25-0.75 mL of a 2.25% solution in 2 mL NS once by neb. Ped: Same as adult microNefrin, Vaponefrin
Streptokinase Fibrinolytic AMI, deep vein thrombosis, or pulmonary embolism AMI: 1.5 million units IV over 1 hour. DVT and Pulmonary Emboli: 250,000 units IV over 30 mins, then 100,000 units/hr Streptase
Terbutaline Sympathetic Agonist Bronchial asthma and bronchospasm in COPD two inhalations with an MDI, repeated once in 1 min. or 0.25 mg SQ repeated in 15-30 mins. Brethine, Bricanyl
Aspirin Analgesic, Antipyretic, Platelet Inhibitor, Antiinflammatory Chest pain suggestive of an MI 160-325 mg PO (Chewable) Acetylsalicylic Acid, Alka-Seltzer, Bayer, Empirin, St. Joseph Children's)
Insulin Hormone Hyperglycemia and diabetic coma 5-10 units IV/IM/SC. Ped: 2-4 units IV/IM/SC Humulin, Regular Insulin
Oxytocin Hormone Severe postpartum hemorrhage 3-10 units IM after delivery of the placenta. 10-20 units in 1,000 mL of D5W or NS IV titrated to effect Pitocin
Glucagon Hormone, Antihypoglycemic Hypoglycemia without IV access and to reverse beta-blocker overdose Hypoglycemia: 1 mg IM/SC repeated/5-20 mins. Ped: 0.1 mg/kg Beta Blocker Overdose: 3 mg IV over 1 min. Ped: 50-150 mg/kg IV over 1 min GlucaGen
Dextrose 50% in Water Carbohydrate Hypoglycemia 25 g D50W (50mL). Ped: 2-4 mL/kg of a 25% solution IV D50W
Methylprednisolone Corticosteroid/ Antiinflammatory Spinal cord injury, asthma, severe anaphylaxis, COPD Asthma/COPD/Anaphylaxis: 125-250 mg IV/IM. Ped: 1-2 mg/kg/dose IV/IM. Spinal Cord Injury: 30 mg/kg IV over 15 min. after 45 min an infusion of 5.4 mg/kg/hr. Solu-Medrol
Physostigmine Parasympathomimetic Tricyclic antidepressant (CNS and cardiac effects) and anticholinergic overdose 0.5-3 mg IV (not fater than 1 mg /min), repeat as needed. Ped: 0.01-0.03 mg/kg/15-20 mins. to a max 2 mg. Antilirium
Pralidoxime Cholinesterase Reactivator Organophosphate poisoning 1-2 g in 250-500 mL NS infused over 15-30 mins. or 1-2 g IM/SC if IV not feasible. Ped:20-40 mg/kg IV/IM/SC 2-PAM
Procainamide Antiarrhythmic V. Fib and PVTach refractory to lidocaine 20-50 mg/min IV drip up to 17 mg/kg to effect, then 1-4 mg/min. Ped: 15 mg/kg/IV/IO over 30-60 mins. Pronestyl
Pancuronium Nondepolarizing Neuromuscular Blocker To facilitate endotracheal intubation 0.04-0.1 mg/kg IV. Ped: same as adult Pavulon
Phenobarbital Anticonvulsant Seizures, status epilepticus, and acute anxiety 100-300 mg slow IV/IM. Ped: 6-10 mg/kg slow IV/IM Luminal
Phenytoin Anticonvulsant Seizures, status epilepticus, or cardiac dysrhythmias secondary to digitalis toxicity Seizures, epilepticus: 10-15 mg/kg slow IV. Ped: 8-10 mg/kg slow IV. Dysrhytmias: 100 mg slow IV (over 5 min.) to a maximum 1,000 mg. Ped: 3-5 mg/kg slow IV Dilantin
Odansetron Antiemetic Nausea and vomiting 4 mg over 1-5 mins. IV Zofran
Meperidine Narcotic Analgesic Moderate to severe pain 25-50 mg IV, 50-100 mg IM. Ped: 1 mg/kg IV/IM Demerol
Milrinone Cardiac Inotrope, Vasodilator CHF or pediatric septic shock CHF: 50 mcg/kg IV over 10 mins, then a drip of 0.375-0.75 mcg/kg/min IV. Ped: 50-75 mcg/kg IV, then a drip of 0.5-0.75 mcg/kg/min. Primacor
Nalbuphine Narcotic Analgesic Moderate to severe pain 0.4-2 mg IV/IO/IM, repeated 2-3 mins as needed up to 10 mg. Ped: 0.1 mg/kg up to 2 mg IV/IM Nubain
Fosphenytoin Anticonvulsant Seizure control and status epilepticus 15-20 mg PE/kg IV given at 100-150 mg PE/min (PE= phenytoin equivalent) Cerebyx
Hydralazine Antihypertensive Hypertensive crisis and preeclampsia 20-40 mg IV/IM repeated in 4-6 hours. Ped: 0.1-0.5 mg/kg/day IV/IM Apresoline
Isoetharine Sympathomimetic Bronchodilator Bronchospasm in asthma and COPD 1-2 sprays via MDI, 0.5 mL in 2-3 mL saline via neb. Ped: 0.01 mL/kg of 1% solution (max0.5 mL) diluted in 2-3 mL saline by neb. Bronkosol
Lidocaine Antidysrhythmic Pulseless VTach, V.Fib., V. Tach (w/pulse) Cardiac Arrest: 1-1.5 mg/kg IV/IO repeated at 0.5-0.75 every 5-10 mins up to 3 mg/kg follow conversion with a dirp of 1-4 mg/min. Ped: 1 mg/kg rapid IV/IO, to 100 mg, follow conversion with a drip of 20-50 mcg/kg/min. V. Tach w/pulse: 0.5-1.5 mg/kg Xylocaine
Fentanyl Narcotic Analgesic Induce sedation for endotracheal intubation/moderate to severe pain 25-100 mcg slow IV (2-3 mins.) Ped: 2 mcg/kg slow IV/IM Sublimaze
Epinephrine Sympathomimetic To restore rhythm in cardiac arrest and severe allergic reactions Arrest: 1 mg 1:10,000 IV (3-5 mins) Allergic Reactions: 0.3-0.5 mg 1:1,000 SQ/IM (5-15 mins.) Adrenalin
Enoxaparin Anticoagulant To inhibit clot formation in unstable angina and non-Q-wave myocardial infarction Unstable angina and NQW MI: 1 mg/kg SQ Pulmonary Embolism: 0.5 mg/kg IV Lovenox
Etomidate Hypnotic Induce sedation for rapid sequence intubation 0.1-0.3 mg/kg IV over 15-30 sec. Ped: 0.2-0.4 mg/kg IV/IO over 30-60 sec. Max 20 mg. Amidate
Flumazenil Benzodiazepine Antagonist Respiratory depression secondary to the benzodiazepines 0.2 mg IV over 15 sec/min repeated at 0.3 mg over 30 sec. then 0.5 mg over 30 sec. every minute to affect or 3 mg. Romazicon
Heparin Anticoagulant To prevent thrombus formation in acute MI STEMI: 60 IU/kg to 4,000 IU NSTEMI: 60-70 IU/kg to 5,000 Heparin
Inamrinone Cardiac Inotrope To increase cardiac output in CHF or children in septic shock or myocardial dysfunction CHF: 0.75 mg/kg IV over 2-3 mins., then drip at 5-15 mcg/kg/min titrated to hemodynamic response Septic shock or CHF in peds: 0.75-1 mg/kg IV over 5 mins, repeate up to 2 times to 3 mg/kg. Inocor
Ipratropium Anticholinergic Bronchospasm associated with asthma, COPD, and inhaled irritants 500 mcg in 2.5-3 mL NS via NEb or 2 sprays from MDI. Ped: 125-250 mcg Atrovent
Labetelol Beta Blocker Acute hypertensive crisis 10 mg slow IV, then 20-40 mg/10 mins as needed, up to 150 mg OR a bolus of 10 g, then continuous drip of 2-8 mg/min Trandate, Normodyne
Droperidol Antiemetic Nausea and vomiting (second line), to produce a tranquilizing effect, and in some cases as an antipsychotic 2.5-10 mg IV. Ped: 0.088-0.165 mg/kg IV Inapsine
Esmolol Beta Blocker Supraventricular tachycardias with rapid ventricular responses 500 mcg/kg/min for 1 min, loading dose, then 50 mcg/kg/min over 4 min. If unsuccessful, repeat loading dose over 4 min, then 100 mcg/kg/min over 4 mins. Brevibloc
Flecainide Antidysrhythmic A. Flutter, A. Fib., AV reentrant tachycardia, or SVT associated with WPW syndrome 100 mg PO/12 hours or 2 mg/kg IV at 10 mg/min. Ped: 1-3 mg/kg/day PO in three equal doses (max 8 mg/kg/day) Tambicor
Haloperidol Anti-psychotic Acute psychotic episodes 2-5 mg IM Ped: Children>3 years, 0.015-0.15 mg/kg/day PO in 2 or 3 divided doses Haldol
Hydrocortisone Steroid Inflammation during allergic reactions, severe anaphylaxis, asthma, and COPD 40-250 mg IV/IM. Ped: 4-8 mg/kg/day IV/IM Solu-Cortef
Ibutilide Antidysrhythmic Recent onset A. Flutter and A. Fib. 1 mg over 10 mins. IV. Patients <60 kg, 0.01 mg/kg IV, may repeat in 10 min as needed Corvert
Ipecac Syrup Emetic Poisoning and overdose 30 mL PO, followed by 1-2 glasses of water, repeat in 20 mins as needed. Ped: 15 mL PO followed by 1-2 glasses of water, repeat in 20 mins. as needed Ipecac Syrup
Ketorolac NSAID Mild or Moderate Pain 30 mg IV/IM (15 mg>65 years or weighs <50kg Toradol
Digoxin Cardiac Glycoside Increase cardiac output in CHF and to stabilize SVT dysrhythmias 0.25-0.5 mg slowly IV. Ped: 10-50 mcg/kg IV Digoxin, Lanoxin
Chlorpromazine Tranquilizer, Antipsychotic Acute psychotic episode, intractable hiccups, nausea/vomiting 25-50 mg IM. Ped: 0.5 mg/kg IM or 1 mg/kg PR Thorazine
Atropine Parasympatholitic Hemodynamically significant bradycardia, bradyasystolic arrest, and organophosphate poisoning Asystole/PEA: 1 mg IV/IO ever 3-5 mins (max 3 doses) Sympathomatic Brady.: 0.5 mg IV Repeat 3-5 mins to 3 mg. Ped: 0.02 mg/kg IV Organophosphate Poisoning: 2-5 mg IV/IM/IO/10-15 mins. Ped: 0.05 mg/kg IV/IM/IO/10-15 mins. Atropine
Calcium Chloride Electrolyte Hyperkalemia, hypocalcemia, hypermagnesmia, and calcium channel blocker toxicity 2-4 mg/kg IV/10 mins. as needed. Ped: 60-100 mg/kg IV/IO repeat at 10 mins/ as needed Calcium Chloride
Diltiazem Calcium Channel Blocker SVT dysrhythmias (A. Fib., A. Flutter, and PSVT refractory to adenosine) and to increase coronary artery perfusion in angina 0.25 mg/kg IV over 2 mins., may repeat in 15 mins with 0.35 mg/kg followed by a drip of 5-10 mg/hr not to exceed 15 mg/hr over 24 hrs Cardizem
Diazoxide Antihypertensive Rapidly decreases BP in hypertensive crisis 1-3 mg/kg IV up to 150 mg, repeated/5-15 mins. as needed. Ped: same as adult Hyperstat
Dexamethasone Steroid Anaphylaxis, asthma, COPD, spinal cord edema 4-24 mg IV/IM Ped: 0.5-1 mg/kg Decadron
Chlordiazepoxide Sedative, Hypnotic Severe anxiety and tension, acute alcohol withdrawal symptoms (DT's) 50-100 mg IV/IM Librium
Atracurium Nondepolarizing Neuromuscular Blocker To produce skeletal muscle relaxation to facilitate endotracheal intubation and IPPV 0.4-0.5 mg/kg IV. Ped: <2 years 0.3-0.4 mg/kg, otherwise same as an adult Tracrium
Butorphanol Synthetic Narcotic Analgesic Moderate to Severe Pain 1 mg IV or 3-4 mg IM/3-4 hours Stadol
Dimercaprol Antidote Antidote for acute arsenic, mercury, lead, and gold poisoning Gold and Arsenic: 2.5-3 mg/kg IM Mercury: 5 mg/kg IM Lead: 4 mg/kg IM. Ped: Same as adult BAL in Oil
Dopamine Sympathomimetic Nonhypovolemic hypotension (70-100 mmHg) and cardiogenic shock 2-20 mcg/kg/min. titrated to effect. Ped: same as adult Intropin
Digoxin Immune Fab Antidote Life-threatening digoxing or digitoxin toxicity Dose dependent upon patient digoxin or digitoxin levels Digibind
Clopidogrel Anti-platelet agen ST segment depression MI and dynamic T wave inversion and for MI and stroke patients who cannot tolerate aspirin 300 mg PO Plavix
Bumetanide Loop Diuretic To promote diuresis in CHF and pulmonary edema 0.5-1 mg IM/IV over 1-2 mins. repeat in 2-3 hours as needed Bumex
Calcium Gluconate Electrolyte Hyperkalemia, hypermagnesemia, and calcium channel blocker toxicity 5-10 mL of 10% solution, repeated as necessary at 10 min. intervals Kalcinate
Amiodarone Antidysrhythmic Life threatening recurrent ventricular and supraventricular dysrhythmias that have not responded to other antidysrhythmic agents 150-300 mg IV over 10 mins, then 1 mg/min over next 6 hours. Ped: 5 mg/kg IV/IO, then repeat up to 15 mg/kg Cordarone, Pacerone
Alteplase Recombinant Thrombolytic To thrombolyse in AMI, Acute ischemic stroke, and pulmonary embolism MI: 15 mg IV, then 0.75 mg/kg up to 50 mg over 30 mins, then 0.5 mg/kg up to 35 mg over 60 mins up to 100 mg. Stroke: 0.09 mg/kg over 1 min, then 0.91 mg/kg up to 90 mg over next 60 min. Pulmonary embolism: 100 mg IV infusion over 2 hours tPA, Activase
Amyl Nitrite Vasodilator Acute Cyanide poisoning 0.3 mL ampule/min crushed until sodium nitrate infusion is ready. Ped: same as adult Amyl Nitrite
Atenolol Antidysrhythmic, Antihypertensive Non-Q-Wave MI and unstable angina 5 mg slow IV every 5 min-10 mg. Ped: 0.8-1.5 mg/kg/day PO max 2 mg/kg/day Tenormin
ACE Inhibitors Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors AMI or Heart failure without hypotension, hypertension Enalapril and Ramipril: 2.5 mg PO; Captopril: 6.25 mg PO; Lisinopril: 5 mg PO; Enalapril: 1.25-5 mg IV over 5 Mins. Analapril, Captopril, Lisinopril, Ramipril
Adenosine Antidysrhythmic Narrow, complex SVT refractory to vagal maneuvers 6 mg rapidly (over 1-3 sec.) IV, then flush th eline rapidly with saline. If ineffective, 12 mg in 1-2 min, may be repeated. Ped: 0.1 mg/kg to a max of 6 mg. IV followed by rapid saline flush, then 0.2 mg/kg in 1-2 min to max 2nd dose of 12 mg Adenocard
Dobutamine Sympathomimetic To increase cardiac output in CHF/cardiogenic shock 2-20 mcg/kg/min IV. Ped: same as adult Dobutrex
Nitrous Oxide Analgesic (gas) Musculoskeletal, burn, and ischemic chest pain and sever anxiety (including hyperventilation) Self-Administered inhalation until the pain is relieved or the patient drops the mask Nitronox
Ibuprofen NSAID Reduce fever and relieve minor to moderate pain 200-400 mg PO/4-6 hours up to 1,200 mg/day. Ped:5-10 mg/kg PO/4-6 hours up to 40 mg/kg/day Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Excedrin IB
Acetaminophen Analgesic, Antipyretic For mild to moderate pain and fever when aspirin is otherwise not tolerated 325 to 650 mg PO/4-6 hours. 650 mg PR/4-6 hours. Tylenol, Anacin-3
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