pediatric doses

verapamil

0.01-0.02mg/kg IV/IO over 2 mins
repeat in 30 mins if ineffective

succinylcholine

1.0-1.5mg/kg IV/IO
repeat every 20-30 mins as needed

propofol

induction dose:
2.5-3.5mg/kg IV/IO

propofol

maintenance infusion:
5-50mcg/kg/min OR 125-300mcg/min

prednisone

0.5mg/kg PO

pralidoxime

20-40mg/kg IV infusion over 15-30 minutes
after atropine administration

ondansetron

0.1mg/kg IV/IO/IM over 2mins (<40kg)

naloxone

0.1mg/kg SLOW IV/IO/IM/IN

morphine sulfate

0.1mg/kg IV not to exceed max dose of 5mg

midazolam

0.1mg/kg IV/IO/IM/IN

methylprednisolone

1mg/kg IV/IO

mannitol

0.5-1.0g/kg IV infusion over 30-60 minutes
MAX dose 1g/kg

lorazepam

0.05-0.2mg/kg SLOW IV/IO/IM

lidocaine

1mg/kg IV/IO

ketorolac

1mg/kg IM/IV
MAX SINGLE dose 15mg

ketamine

sedation/pain
0.5mg/kg IN OR 0.2mg/kg IV/IO
MAX SINGLE dose 25mg
repeat every 10-15 minutes to a MAX DOSE of 2mg/kg

ipratropium bromide

500mcg SVN

glucagon

hypoglycemia:
0.1mg/kg IM
repeat in 20 minutes if needed

glucagon

beta blocker overdose:
0.15mg/kg SLOW IV/IO or IM
repeat in 20 minutes if needed

furosemide

1mg/kg IV/IO

fentanyl

1-2mcg/kg SLOW IV/IO,IM or IN
MAX SINGLE dose 100mcg

etomidate

0.2-0.4mg/kg IV/IO
(>10 years old) MAX DOSE 20mg

racemic epinephrine

dilute 0.25mL into 2.5mL saline via SVN

epinephrine

asthma and anaphylaxis:
0.01mg/kg 1:1000

epinephrine

cardiac arrest
0.01mg/kg (1:10000)

dopamine

2-20mcg/kg/min

diphenhydramine

1mg/kg IV/IO/IM

diazepam

0.2mg/kg IV/IO
0.5mg/kg rectal

dextrose 50%

dilute to a 25% concentration and administer 2mL/kg
infants: dilute to a 12.5% concentration and administer 4mL/kg

dexamethasone

0.25-1.0mg/kg IV/IO/IM

calcium chloride

20mg/kg SLOW IV/IO

atropine

0.02mg/kg IV/IO
minimum dose 0.1mg with a max dose of 0.5mg
MAX DOSE 0.04mg/kg

amyl nitrate

1 ampule crushed and inhaled for 30 seconds per minute

amiodarone

stable VT:
5mg/kg over 20 min
may repeat twice

amiodarone

VF/pulseless VT:
5mg/kg RAPID IV/IO

albuterol

<20kg:
1.25mg diluted in 3mL NS
SVN over 5-15 min

adenosine

0.1mg/kg RAPID IV/IO
if no effect after 1-2 mins
0.2mg/kg RAPID IV/IO

activated charcoal

1-2g/kg
usually 15-30g

acetaminophen

10-15mg/kg PO