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Ep63 Pulmonary Edema (MAD DOG)

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Morphine – causes vasodilation resulting in decreased BP

Aminophylline – relaxes airways to make breathing easier

Digitalis – improve heart function in pulmonary edema

 

Diuretics (Lasix) – pull excess fluid off

Oxygen – improve oxygenation

Gases (Blood Gases/ABGs) – assesses respiratory status

 

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Date Published - Sep 24, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 20, 2019