ATROPINE AND PRALIDOXIME CHLORIDE (DuoDote) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ATROPINE AND PRALIDOXIME CHLORIDE

What is the Trade Name for ATROPINE AND PRALIDOXIME CHLORIDE

DuoDote

What is the Indication for ATROPINE AND PRALIDOXIME CHLORIDE

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE DuoDote is indicated for the treatment of poisoning by organophosphorus nerve agents as well as organophosphorus insecticides in adults and pediatric patients weighing more than 41 kg (90 pounds). DuoDote, a combination of atropine, a cholinergic muscarinic antagonist, and pralidoxime chloride, a cholinesterase reactivator, is indicated for the treatment of poisoning by organophosphorus nerve agents as well as organophosphorus insecticides in adults and pediatric patients weighing more than 41 kg (90 pounds). ( 1 )

 

 

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