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Intubation

Medication Dose Calculation
Pretreatment
Lidocaine Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 1.5 mg/kg[1]
Fentanyl Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mcg 1 mcg/kg

Expression error: Unexpected < operator.

RSI
Etomidate Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.3 mg/kg
Succinylcholine Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 1.5 mg/kg
Midazolam (Versed) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.1 mg/kg
(max 2 mg per dose)
Ketamine Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 2 mg/kg
Vecuronium Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.1 mg/kg
Rocuronium Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 1 mg/kg
Equipment
ET Tube (cuffed) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. ±0.5 age/4+3

Expression error: Unexpected < operator.

Blade Expression error: Unexpected < operator. Expression error: Unexpected = operator. Expression error: Unexpected = operator. Expression error: Unexpected = operator. Expression error: Unexpected = operator. Expression error: Unexpected > operator. Miller or MAC
cm to teeth Expression error: Unexpected < operator. 3 x ETT size

Pulseless Arrest

Medication Dose Calculation
Defibrilation Expression error: Unexpected < operator. 2 J/kg
(max 200)
Epinephrine (1:10,000) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.01 mg/kg
(max 1 mg)
Amiodarone load (without pulse) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 5 mg/kg
(max 300)
Lidocaine Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 1 mg/kg
Lidocaine Infusion Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mcg/min 50 mcg/kg/min
Magnesium sulfate Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 50 mg/kg
(max 2000 mg)
CalCl (100mg/mL) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. 20 mg/kg
(max 1000 mg)
Sodium Bicarbonate (8.4%) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. 1 mL/kg
(max 50 mL)

Cardiac with Pulse

Medication Dose Calculation
Adenosine Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.1 mg/kg
(max 6 mg)
Adenosine Repeat Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.2 mg/kg
(max 12 mg)
Amiodarone load (with pulse) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 5 mg/kg
Amiodarone 2nd/3rd dose repeat loading dose up to total 3 times 15 mg/kg max
Atropine Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.02 mg/kg
(max 1 mg)

Expression error: Unexpected < operator. Expression error: Unexpected > operator.

Procainamide Expression error: Unexpected < operator. 15 mg/kg
(max 1500 mg)
Diltiazem Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.25 mg/kg
Esmolol Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mcg/min 100 mcg/kg/min
Magnesium sulfate Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 50 mg/kg
Nitroglycerin drip Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mcg 0.05 mcg/kg/min
Glucagon Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.025 mg/kg

Hypoglycemia

Medication Dose Calculation

Expression error: Unexpected > operator. Expression error: Unexpected > operator.

D10 W Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mL 2.5 mL/kg
Glucagon Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.025 mg/kg

Vasopressors

Medication IV Dose (mcg/kg/min) Concentration
Norepinephrine (Levophed) 0.1-2 mcg/kg/min 8mg in 500mL D5W
Dopamine 2-20 mcg/kg/min 400mg in 250 D5W
Dobutamine 2-20 mcg/kg/min 250mg in 250 mg D5W
Epinephrine 0.1-1 mcg/kg/min 1mg in 250 D5W

Sedation

Medication Dose Calculation
Lorazepam (Ativan) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.05 mg/kg
(max 2 mg per dose)
Morphine Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.1 mg/kg
Fenatnyl Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mcg 1 mcg/kg
Ketamine Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 1 mg/kg
Midazolam (Versed) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.1 mg/kg
(max 2 mg per dose)
Propofol IV (initial) Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 1 mg/kg
Propofol (drip) Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mcg 50 mcg/kg/min

Seizure and CNS

Medication Dose Calculation
Lorazepam (Ativan) Expression error: Unexpected < operator. mg 0.05 mg/kg
(max 2 mg per dose)
Fosphenytoin (PE = phenytoin equivalent) Expression error: Unexpected * operator. PE 20 PE/kg
Phenytoin (Dilantin) Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 20 mg/kg
Phenobarbitol Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 10 mg/kg
Diazepam (Valium) rectal Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 0.1 mg/kg every 2 min
Levetiracetam (Keppra) Expression error: Unexpected * operator. mg 20 mg/kg
Mannitol Expression error: Unexpected * operator. g 1 g/kg
Hypoglycemia IV dextrose see glucose table
  1. Robinson N, Clancy M. Emerg Med J. 2001 Nov; 18(6): 453–457. In patients with head injury undergoing rapid sequence intubation, does pretreatment with intravenous lignocaine/lidocaine lead to an improved neurological outcome? A review of the literature doi:10.1136/emj.18.6.453 PMCID:PMC1725712