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Paramedic drugs

Epinephrine class Sympathomimetic
Epinephrine trade name Adrenalin
Epinephrine Mechanism of Action direct acting alpha beta agonist alpha: bronchial, cutaneous, renal and visceral ateriolar vasoconstriction,Beta 1: positive inotropic and chronotropic actions, increases automaticity,Beta 2: Bronchial smooth muscle relaxation and dilation of skeletal vas
Epinephrine Indication cardiac arrest:asystole,PEA,VF,pulseless VT,Severe bronchospasm, Asthma, Bronchiolitis, Anaphylaxis, Bradycardia in children
Epinephrine Contraindications hypertension, Hypothermia, pulmonary edema, Coronary insufficiency, Hypovolemic shock
Created by: Pinnacle621