Amiodarone - American College of Cardiology
Amiodarone Cordarone, Pacerone Considerations for Use*. US/FDA Approved Indications Heart Rate Control and Heart Rhythm Control for Atrial Fibrillation. May 5, 2016. If repeated doses or continuous infusion is anticipated, administer via a central venous catheter CVC or PICC line to avoid thrombophlebitis. Amiodarone is the most effective antiarrhythmic drug available. In most countries including.
Amiodarone Intravenous Administration
To ensure a consistent procedural approach to Amiodarone administration. Scope. Applies to all QAS. Continue amiodarone infusions already commenced at. Amiodarone is a Class ΙΙΙ antiarrhythmic that prolongs the cardiac action. Amiodarone infusions must not be administered via the drug infusion port on a. Sep 28, 2012. Amiodarone infusion find mg/min DO ml/hr SH mg/ml.
Incidence and Severity of Phlebitis in Patients Receiving.
Venous amiodarone was considered a separate occurrence, for a total of 24 infusions. Various grades of phlebitis developed in 8 patients 67%. Phlebitis. Randomly assigned 21 fashion to the amiodarone group n = 106 receiving 5 mg/kg as a 30 min intravenous IV infusion, followed by IV infusion of 10 mg/kg.