Precedex

Precedex

dexmedetomidine

Manufacturer:

Pfizer
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Dexmedetomidine HCl
Indications/Uses
Sedative w/ analgesia for ICU use.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Loading dose: 1 mcg/kg IV over 10 min, followed by maintenance infusion of 0.2-0.7 mcg/kg/hr, adjusted to achieve desired sedative effect.
Special Precautions
Hepatic impairment. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <18 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Hypotension, HTN, bradycardia, nausea, dry mouth, hypoxia; somnolence.
Drug Interactions
Enhances effects of anesth, sedatives, hypnotics & opioids.
ATC Classification
N05CM18 - dexmedetomidine ; Belongs to the class of other hypnotics and sedatives.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Precedex inj 200 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
(vial) 5 × 1's (Rp629,300/vial)
Form
Precedex inj 100 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
(vial) 2 mL x 5 × 1's
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