ATROPINE SULFATE INJECTION USP, 0.5 MG/0.7 ML (N/A) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ATROPINE SULFATE INJECTION USP, 0.5 MG/0.7 ML

What is the Trade Name for ATROPINE SULFATE INJECTION USP, 0.5 MG/0.7 ML

N/A

What is the Indication for ATROPINE SULFATE INJECTION USP, 0.5 MG/0.7 ML

  • Atropine is indicated for the treatment of poisoning by susceptible organophosphorus nerve agents having anticholinesterase activity as well as organophosphorus or carbamate insecticides in adults and pediatric patients weighing more than 41 kg (90 pounds). Atropine, a cholinergic muscarinic antagonist, is indicated for the treatment of poisoning by susceptible organophosphorus nerve agents having anticholinesterase activity as well as organophosphorus or carbamate insecticides in adults and pediatric patients weighing more than 41 kg (90 pounds) (1).

 

 

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