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What happens if epinephrine doesn't work during anaphylaxis?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Epinephrine

Known as epipen (epinephrine) can be given uo to 3 times 5 minutes apart to get a response, usually you get a good response from first dose, unless patient is on beta blockers you may need the extra doses or need glucagon

In brief: Epinephrine

Known as epipen (epinephrine) can be given uo to 3 times 5 minutes apart to get a response, usually you get a good response from first dose, unless patient is on beta blockers you may need the extra doses or need glucagon
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