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Doctor insights on: Deriphyllin Injection Dosage And Intravenous

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I would like help on a advanced intravenous calculation for dosage calculation for medical admin class?

Med calls: I would look at your textbook. Then go to app store and look at medical calculators. Of do 2nd opinion with we and we can work it out.

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What kind of adaptive immunity will result from intravenous injection of immunoglobulins?

What kind of adaptive immunity will result from intravenous injection of immunoglobulins?

None: IVIG is a generic replacement therapy, non specific, and will not stimulate the adaptive (specifgic) immune system

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Why are intramuscular (but not intravenous) injections of rhig contraindicated in thrombocytopenic patients?

Why are intramuscular (but not intravenous) injections of rhig contraindicated in thrombocytopenic patients?

Hematoma: Intramuscular injections in a thrombocytopenic patient would result in bleeding in the muscle and create a hematoma. The same risk is not there with an intravenous injection.

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Why we avoid intravenous injection during high grade fever?

Why we avoid intravenous injection during high grade fever?

Not true.: There is no absolute contraindication to IV injections during high grade feverf - maybe unless someone is having a seizure due to a high fever. In fact, high grade fever sometime can be associated with serious, life threatening illness. In those cases, IV therapy is definitely part of the treatment regimen.

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The appropriate concentration and volume of heparin bolus for intravenous injection?

The appropriate concentration and volume of heparin bolus for intravenous injection?

Heparin: This depends on the indication and base on the weight. Check this link to answer your question. Http://reference. Medscape. Com/drug/calciparine-monoparin-heparin-342169.

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Can I be treated with intravenous infusion therapy for PID, when I have a heart problem? Is injection therapy more recommended?

Can I be treated with intravenous infusion therapy for PID, when I have a heart problem? Is injection therapy more recommended?

No problem: There are no heart conditions likely to cause any problem with IV treatment with antibiotics or anything else. As I said in response to your other question, ask your doctor!

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When treating PID, is intravenous infusion (cefoxitin/cefotetan) + oral pill therapy more effective than injection (ceftriaxon) + oral pills therapy?

When treating PID, is intravenous infusion (cefoxitin/cefotetan) + oral pill therapy more effective than injection (ceftriaxon) + oral pills therapy?

Severe PID: For severe PID (lots of pain, high fever, etc), IV treatment for 2-3 days (sometimes longer), e.g. with cefoxitin or cefotetan, is preferable to a single ceftriaxone shot plus oral treatment. But each case is different; ask your doctor and follow her advice. Good luck!

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What are the chances of getting HIT after just 1 dose of 2500 u of heparin intravenously?

HIT: HIT is known as heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. There are two forms. Only type II is clinical significant and can be life threatening if not recognized and treated appropriately. It is mediated by an immune mechanism through formation of antibodies against platelet. It occurs in 1-5% of patients exposed to heparin, regardless of the dose or route of administration.

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Are intravenous solutions isotonic?

Are intravenous solutions isotonic?

Depends: Normal saline (0.9% nacl) and lactated ringer's (lr) is very close to isotonic. Hypertonic saline, hypotonic saline (0.45% nacl), d5w (dextrose 5%), d5ns, and d5 1/2ns are not. It all depends on the fluid and electrolyte needs.

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An intravenous in chimiotherapy has stretched my chordae tendinease. How can you explain it? Thanks.

An intravenous in chimiotherapy has stretched my chordae tendinease. How can you explain it? Thanks.

Cardiomyopathy: Some chemotherapeutic agents can cause the side effect on the heart muscles cases them to become weak and dilated, along with that the cordae tendinae / muscle bands inside the heart gets stretched too.

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Why is dobutamine given intravenously?

Why is dobutamine given intravenously?

No other form: Presently, there is no other form of Dobutamine on the market. Generally, when Dobutamine is used, one is seeking immediate action of the drug, if the drug was administered through just about any other route, it would take longer to act and the delay in action is not desirable. This of course excludes CHF patients on chronic Dobutamine pump, my first sentence is directed at them.

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Can insulin be injected tru intravenous?

Can insulin be injected tru intravenous?

Yes: Insulin should not be administered intravenously without the supervision of a doctor and proper nursing staff. It may lead to severe hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) which can cause coma, irreversible neurological damage and even death.

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Is there a way to administer epinephrine non-intravenously?

Is there a way to administer epinephrine non-intravenously?

Yes: Can be given subcutaneously like epi pens for allergy, direct intraarterial but very rare, and in endotracheal tubes. They are used as injections to control bleeding sometimes from peptic ulcer bleeding or bronchial bleeding in the lungs.

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What are the dangers of taking Xanax (alprazolam) intravenously?

What are the dangers of taking Xanax (alprazolam) intravenously?

Xanax (alprazolam): Although unheard oif, if somehow someone can prepare it for use as injectable, sudden death is possible due to effect on heart.

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Are intravenous vitamins better for you?

Are intravenous vitamins better for you?

No: There is no reason to have any vitamins given IV unless in some cases when you are hospitalized for certain conditions. For certain vitamin deficiencies (usually b12) we sometimes administer vitamin into the muscle or the skin by injection. Vitamin d for example is fine to take orally if needed.

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