Paramedic drug doses

Acetaminophen

325-650 mg

Adenosine

6 mg rapid IV; if unsuccessful, 12mg

Albumin

25g of 5%

Albuterol

2.5 mL

Amiodarone

Vfib/vtach w/o pulse: 300mg followed by 150 mg
With pulse: 150mg

Atenolol

25-50mg

Atropine

0.5-2mg

Calcium chloride

500-1000 mg of 10%

D50

25g

Digoxin

0.25-1.5 mg

Diazepam

Seizure: 5-10mg
Anxiety: 2-5mg
Premed for cardioversion: 5-15mg

Diltiazem

0.25 mg/kg

Diphenhydramine

25-50 mg

Dopamine

2-20 mcg/kg/min

Etomidate

0.3 mg/kg

Fentanyl

25-100 mcg

Furosemide

0.5-1 mg/kg

Glucagon

0.5-1 mg

Haloperidol

2-5 mg

Heparin

5000 units

Hydromprphone (dilaudid)

0.5-4 mg

Ipratropium

500mcg in w.5-3 ml

Ketamine

Anesthesia: 1-4.5 mg/kg
Pain: 1-2 mg/kg

Ketoralac

IV: 15-30 mg
IM: 30-60 mg

Labetolol

20 mg

Lidocaine

1-1.5 mg/kg

Lorazepam

Sedation: 2-4 mg IM or 0.5-2 mg IV
seizures: 0.1 mg/kg

Magnesium sulfate

Preeclampsia: 4g
Torsades: 1-2 g
Asthma: 3 g in 100ml d5w

Methylprednisolone

125-150mg

Midazolam

1-5 mg

Morphine

IV: 2-4 mg
IM: 5-10

Nubain

2-5 mg

Naloxone

0.4-2 mg

Nitroglycerin

0.4 mg

Norepinephrine (levophed)

0.5-1 mcg/min

Ondansteron

4 mg

Promethazine

12.5mg

Rocuronium

0.6-1.2 mg/kg

Sodium bicarbonate

1 mEq/kg

Succinocholine

1-2 mg/kg

Vasopressin

40 units

Vecuronium

0.1 mg/kg