Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/101

Click to flip

101 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Activated Charcoal
Aqua
Actidose
Liqui-Char
Acute ingested poisoning
Acetaminophen
For mild to moderate pain and fever when asprin is otherwise not tolerated
Adenosine
Adenocard
Narrow, complex paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia refractory to vagal manuevers
Albuterol
Proventil
Ventolin
Bronchospasm and asthma in COPD
Amiodarone
Cordarone
Life-threatening ventricular and supraventricular dysrhythmias, frequent atrial fibrillation
Aspirin
Chest pain suggestive of an MI
Atropine Sulfate
Hemodynamically significant bradycardia, bradyasystolic arrest, and organophosphate poisoning
Calcium Chloride
Hyperkalemia, hypocalcemia, hypermagnesemia, and calcium channel blocker toxicity
Dexamethasone
Anaphylaxis, asthma, COPD, spinal cord edema
Dextrose 50%
Hypoglycemia
Diazepam
Valium
And Others
Major motor seizures,status epilepticus, premedication prior to cardioversion, muscle tremors due to injury, and acute anxiety
Digoxin
Lanoxin
Increase cardiac output in CHF and to stabilize supraventricular tachydysrhythmias
Diltiazem
Cardizem
Supraventricular tachydysrhythmias (atrial fibrilation, atrial flutter, and PSVT refractory to adenosine) and to increase coronary artery perfusion in angina
Diphenhydramine
Benadryl
Anaphylaxis, allergic reactions, and dystonic reactions
Dobutamine
Dobutrex
To increase cardiac output in congestive heart failure/cardiogenic shock
Dopamine
Intropin
Nonhypovolemic hypotension (70 to 100 mmHg) and cardiogenic shock
Epinephrine
Adrenalin
To restore rhythm in cardiac arrest and severe allergic reactions
Etomidate
Induce sedation for RSI
Flumazenil
Romezicon
Respiratory depression secondary to the benzodiazepines
Furosemide
Lasix
CHF and pulmonary edema
Glucagon
Hypoglycemia without IV access and to reverse beta-blocker overdose
Haloperidol Lactate
Haldol
Acute psychotic episodes
Heparin Sodium
To prevent thrombus formation in acute MI
Hydrocortisone
Inflammation during allergic reaction, severe anaphylaxis, asthma, and COPD
Ibuprofen
Reduce fever and relieve minor to moderate pain
Ipratroipum
Atrovent
Bronchospasm associated with asthma, COPD, and inhaled irritants
Isoetharine
Bronchospasm in asthma and COPD
Isoproterenol
Isuprel
Bradycardia refractory to atropine when pacing is not available and for severe status asthmaticus
Lidocaine
Xylocaine
Pulseless ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, ventricular dysrhythmias, Stokes-Adams syndrome, 2nd- and 3rd-degree heart blocks, and bradycardias
Magnesium Sulfate
Refractory ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia (especially torsade de pointes), AMI, eclamptic seizures
Lorazepam
Ativan
Sedation for cardioversion and status epilepticus
Meperidine
Demerol
Moderate to severe pain
Methylprednisolone
Spinal cord injury, asthma, severe anaphylaxis, COPD
Metoclopramide Hydrochloride
Reglan
Nausea and vomiting
Midazolam Hydrochloride
Versed
To induce sedation before cardioversion or intubation
Morphine Sulfate
Astramaorph/PF
And Others
Moderate to severe pain, MI, and to reduce venous return in pulmonary edema
Naloxone
Narcan
Narcotic and synthetic narcotic overdose, coma of unknown origin
Nitroglycerin
Chest pain associated with angina and AMI, and acute pulmonary edema
OXYTOCIN
Pitocin
Severe postpartum hemorrhage
Physostigmine
Tricyclic antidepressant (CNS and cardiac effects) and anticholinergic overdose
Procanamide
Pronestyl
Ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia refractory to lidocaine
Promethazine
Phenergan
Nausea and vomiting, motion sickness, to enhance the effects of analgesics, and to induce sedation
Soduim Bicarbonate
Tricyclic antidepressant and barbiturate overdose, refractory acidosis, or hyperkalemia
Racemic Epinephrine
MicroNEFRIN
Croup (laryngotracheobronchitis)
Sodium Nitroprusside
Hypertensive crisis
Streptokinase
Streptase
AMI, deep vein thrombosis (DVT), or pulmonary embolism
Succinylcholine
Anectine
Facilitated endotracheal intubation
Thiamine
Betaxin
Coma of unknown origin, chronic alcoholism with associated coma, and delirium tremens
Vasopressin
To increase periphreal cascular resistance in arrest or to control bleeding from esophageal varices
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
t-PA
Activase
Recombinant
Alteplase
To thrombolyse in AMI, acute ischemic stroke, and pulmonary edema
Vecuroninum
Norcuron
Facilitated endotracheal intubation
Verapamil
Isoptin
Calan
PSVT refractory to adenosine, atrial flutter, and atrial fibrillarion with rapid ventricular response
Aminophylline
Somophyllin
Bronchospasm in asthma and COPD refractory to symptomimetics and other bronxhodilators and in CHF
Amrinone
Inocor
To increse cardiac output in CHF or in children in septic shock or myocardial dysfunction
Amyl Nitrite
Acute cyanide poisoning
Anistreplace
APSAC
Eminase
To reduce size in acute MI
Atenolol
Tenormin
Non-Q-wave MI and unstable angina
Atracurinum
Tracrium
To produce skeletal muscle relaxation to facilitate endotracheal intubation and IPPV
Bretylium
Bretyol
Ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia refractory to lidocaine
Bumetanide
Bumex
To promote diuresis in CHF and pulmonary edema
Butorphanol
Stadol
Moderate to severe pain
Calcium Gluconate
Kalcinate
Hyperkalemia, hypermagnesemia, and calcium channel blocker toxicity
Chlordiazepoxide
Librium
Severe anxiety and tension, acute ETOH withdrawl symptoms (DT's)
Chlorpromazine
Thorazine
Acute psychotic episode, intractable hiccups, nausea/vomitimg
Diazoxide
Hyperstat
Rapidly decreases BP in hypertensive crisis
Digoxin Immune Fab
Digibind
Life-threatening digoxin or digitoxin toxicity
Dimenhydrinate
Dramamine
To relieve nausea/vomiting associated with motion sickness and narcotic use
Dimercaprol
BAL in Oil
Antidote for acute arsenicc, mercury, lead, and gold poisoning
Droperidol
Inapsine
Nausea and vomiting(second line), to produce a tranquilizing effect, and in some cases as an antipsychotic
Enoxaprin
Lovenox
To inhibit clot formation in unstable angina and non-Q-wave MI
Esmolol
Brevibloc
SVT with rapid ventricular responses
Fentanyl
Sublimaze
Induce sedation for endotracheal intubation
Flecanide
Tambocor
Atrial flutter, atrial fibrillation, AV re-entry tachycardia, or SVT associated with WPW syndrome
Fosphenytoin
Cerebyx
Seizure control and status epilepticus
Hydralazine
Apresoline
Hypertensive crisis and pre-eclampsia
Hydroxyzine
Vistaril
Acute anxiety, nausea/vomiting
Ibutilide
Corvert
Recent onset atrial flutter or fibrillation
Insulin
Regular Insulin
Humulin
Hyperglycemia and diabetic coma
Ipecac Syrup
Poisoning and overdose
Ketorolac
Toradol
Mild to moderate pain
Labetalol
Trandate
Normodyne
Acute hypertensive crisis
Manitol
Osmitrol
Cerebral edema
Metaproterenol
Alupent
Bronchospasm, as in asthma and COPD
Metaraminol
Aramine
Hypotension in a normovolemic patient
Metoprolol
Lopressor
AMI
Milrinone
Primacor
CHF or pediatric septic shock
Nalbuphine
Nubain
Moderate to severe pain
Nifedipine
Procardia
Adalat
Severe HTN and angina
Nitrous Oxide
Nitronox
Musculoskeletal, burn, and ischemic chest pain and severe anxiety (including hyperventilation)
Norepinephrine
Levophed
Refractory hypotension and neurogenic shock
Oxygen
Hypoxia or anticipated hypoxia, or in any medical or trauma patient to improve respiratory effort
Pancuronium
Pavulon
To facilitate endotracheal intubation
Phenobarbital
Luminal
Seizures, status epilepticus, and acute anxiety
Phenytoin
Dilantin
Seizures, status epilepticus, or cardiac dysrhythmias secondary to digitalis toxicity
Pralidoxime
2-PAM
Organophosphate poisoning
Promethazine
Phenergan
Nausea and vomiting, motion sickness, to enhance the effects of analgesics, and to induce sedation
Propanfanone
Rhythmol
Ventricular and surpaventricular dysrhythmias
Propranolol
Inderal
Ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia refractory to lidocaine and bretylium and selected SVT's
Prostaglandin E1
Prostin VR Pediatric
Infant cyanotic heart disease
Sotalol
Betapace
Ventricular and supraventricular dysrhythmias
Terbutaline
Brethine
Bricanyl
Bronchial asthma and bronchospasm in COPD