Glucagon

CLASS: Pancreatic HormonePolypeptide, hyperglycemic agent

Indications: Symptomatic Hypoglycemia when IV access is delayed. Beta Blocker Overdose

 Adult Dosage: 1 mg IM, may repeat in 20 minutes. (IM preferred, but may give IM, IV or SC)

Packaging: 1 mg (1 unit) with 1 mL vial of diluting solution 1 mg (1 unit) with pre-filled syringe of diluting solution (Glucagon Emergency Kit)

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