Disease Information for Adenosine (Adenocard) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Chest Pain
Chest pain, substernal/midline
Non-Pleuritic Chest Pain
Bronchospasm signs
Chest pain/non-cardiac
Chest tightness/breathing response
Wheezing
Diagnostic Test Results
EKG (ECG)
EKG/Drug induced QT prolongation (ECG)
EKG/Prolonged QT interval (ECG)
EKG/AV Nodal Block/Complete
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Adenosine (Adenocard) effect/toxicity
Angina pectoris
Angina, spasm type
Asthma
Bradyarrhythmias
Drug induced Bronchospasm/asthma
Heart block, complete
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Anti-arrhythmic medication (example)
DRUG/Cardiology usage
DRUG/Cardiovascular meds (examples)
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
DRUG/Increases A-V conduction time/block/effect
DRUG/Probably NOT safe/Pregnancy category C drug
Pathophysiology/Decreases peripheral resistance
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
ADENOSINE, Adenosine chemical, Adenosine (substance), Adenosine agent, Adenosine agent (product), Adenosine preparation, Adenosine preparation (product), Adenosine preparation (substance), Adenosine product, Brand name/Adenocard (Adenosine) injection
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Dose iv 6mgs then 12 mgms fast push
DRUG/Dose may repeat
DRUG/Dose Unit dose Vial preparation
DRUG/Half-life 10 seconds/intravenous
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Injectable preparation only
DRUG/Intravenous administraton RX
DRUG/Intravenous only RX
DRUG/Orally ineffective drug
-Metabolized by RBCs/Erythrocytes/Drug
Definition

Anti-arrhythmia drug; fast acting short acting; intravenous preparation used for atrial arrhythmia cardioversion

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