Diltiazem Cardizem

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CLASS: Calcium Channel Blocker Calcium antagonist

 Indications: Rapid ventricular rates associated with Atrial Fibrillation and Atrial Flutter, and for PSVT refractory to adenosine.

 Adult Dosage: 0.25 mg/kg IVP (usually 20 mg) administered over 2 minutes. If response is inadequate, repeat in 15 minutes: 0.35 mg/kg IVP administered over 2 minutes. Maintenance infusion: 5.0 to 15 mg/hr

Packaging: 5.0 mg/ml 5.0 ml and 10 ml vials Powdered Form-25 mg vial

 

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