Adrenaline is a "magic oil"? Children's medication pay attention to these two points

time:2023-02-07 author:Emergency treatment
Adrenaline is a "magic oil"? Children's medication pay attention to these two points

For reference only for medical professionals Learn a hot search every day for anaphylactic shock, allergic reactions, cardiac arrest, asthma, prolonged anesthesia, stopping nasal mucosa and gum bleeding, urticaria, hay fever, serum reactions, intraocular surgery The induction and maintenance of mydriasis, wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath, glaucoma... Counting the indications for epinephrine, there are really many. So how should this "magic oil" drug be used in children? What should I pay attention to? Today, let’s talk a little about allergic reactions. When epinephrine is used for the treatment of allergic reactions, the FDA recommends that children over 30kg be injected intramuscularly or subcutaneously with 0.3-0.5 mg of undiluted epinephrine. mg, repeated every 5-10 minutes as necessary, while monitoring the severity of the child's reaction and the effects of the drug on the heart. For children less than 30 kg, 0.01 mg/kg of undiluted epinephrine should be administered intramuscularly or subcutaneously in the anterolateral thigh. Repeat the injection every 5-10 minutes if necessary. Also monitor the severity and severity of the child's reaction. Effects of drugs on the heart. Asthma When using epinephrine to treat childhood asthma, it should be used under the supervision of appropriate personnel. The FDA-recommended dose is as follows:
  • Children 4 years and older: Start with one inhalation, then wait at least 1 minute, then use again if no relief; do not use again for at least 3 hours.
  • Children under 4 years: Use under the guidance of a doctor.
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