Disease Information for Calcium gluconate/chloride infusion

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Muscle tone/decreased
Flaccid muscle paralysis
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Calcium, serum (Lab)
Insulin level (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Muscle calcification
Xray/Soft tissue calcification/muscle/subcutaneous
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Drug induced Hypercalcemia
Hypercalcemia
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Antidote/specific medication (example)
DRUG/Important Acute care drugs (example)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Definition

ionized calcium intraveous; ampules of CaCl2 or CaGluconate

should be diluted for infision; avoid iv bicarb in same line and watch for digitalis arrhythmia trigger; avoid in digitalized patients; symptomatic relief with tetany, hyperventilation; pain of black widow bite

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