Glucagon

  1. Class
    Hormone
  2. Action
    Converts glycogen to glucose
  3. Indications
    Hypoglycemia, beta blocker OD
  4. Contraindications
    Known sensitivity, phecochromocytoma
  5. Adverse effects
    Hyperglycemia, N/V, Hypotension
  6. Dose adult
    hypoglycemia 1mg Im,iv,io,subQ

    beta blocker OD 2 to 5mg iv over one min, 10mg iv if the hypotension and bradycardia reocur
  7. Dose pedi
    Hypoglycemia less that 20kg .5mg im.iv,io,subQ

    beta blocker OD .5mg, iv,io
Author
papple
ID
95823
Card Set
Glucagon
Description
Glucagon
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