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    Adult Cardiopulmonary Arrest Professional

    Always complete two minutes of CPR between each single defibrillation attempt. Give adrenaline (epinephrine) and amiodarone after the third shock, if available, and further adrenalin...

    Phobias Conditions

    In addition, you release stress hormones - such as adrenaline (epinephrine) - into the bloodstream when you are anxious. These can also act on the heart, muscles and other parts of t...

    Panic Attacks and Panic Disorder Conditions

    This overdrive of nervous impulses can lead to the body producing hormones which include adrenaline (epinephrine). This is sometimes referred to as a 'fight or flight' respon...

    Adrenal Fatigue Conditions

    Cells in the inner part of the adrenal glands (adrenal medulla) make the hormones adrenaline (epinephrine) and noradrenaline (norepinephrine). These have various actions throughout t...

    Generalised Anxiety Disorder Conditions

    Tumours which make too much adrenaline (epinephrine) and other similar hormones (very rare).  What are the treatment options?

    Anger Management Conditions

    It involves increased levels of adrenaline (epinephrine), which make the heart beat faster, make you breathe faster, make you sweat and make you tense.

    Coronary Artery Vasospasm Professional

    Sympathomimetic agents - eg, adrenaline (epinephrine), noradrenaline (norepinephrine). Beta-blockers. Parasympathomimetic agents - eg, methacholine, pilocarpine.

    Mallory-Weiss Tear Conditions

    A heater probe may be passed down the side channel of the endoscope to apply a heat source to the bleeding blood vessels, to stop the bleeding. Adrenaline (epinephrine) may be inj...

    Recurrent Abdominal Pain in Children Conditions

    We also know that the body contains natural pain-reducing substances, including adrenaline (epinephrine), cortisol and endorphins. This is why, in a sudden accident, even a severe in...

    Anti-D (Rho) Immunoglobulin Professional

    Some manufacturers recommend that medication such as adrenaline (epinephrine) should be available for immediate treatment of acute severe hypersensitivity reactions.

    Simple Wound Management and Suturing Professional

    Caution is generally advised in the use of adrenaline (epinephrine) especially around end arterioles such as those in digits, the penis, etc.

    Practical Local Anaesthesia Professional

    The duration of action can be doubled with the addition of adrenaline (epinephrine). Adrenaline (epinephrine) leads to vasoconstriction and thus slows absorption of...

    Hives (Chronic Urticaria) Conditions

    Occasionally, an adrenaline (epinephrine) injection and emergency hospital treatment are necessary if anaphylaxis occurred.

    Angio-oedema Professional

    Non-histamine-mediated angio-oedema tends to respond poorly to adrenaline (epinephrine), corticosteroids and antihistamines; it often requires alternative treatments.

    Ocular Local Anaesthetics Professional

    Agents added to local anaesthetics Fluorescein - the dye is combined with either lidocaine or proxymetacaine eyedrops, to enable visualisation of corneal epithelial defects, and used for tonom...

    Allergies Conditions

    Are they carrying an adrenaline (epinephrine) pen (for example, EpiPen®) ? If they are, you could save their life by administering it.

    Epidermoid and Pilar Cysts (Sebaceous Cysts) Professional

    Local anaesthetic such as 1% lidocaine with adrenaline (epinephrine) is used (note contra-indications to use of adrenaline (epinephrine) in certain areas).

    Erectile Dysfunction Professional

    If this is unsuccessful, cautious intracavernosal injection of a sympathomimetic (eg, phenylephrine or adrenaline (epinephrine) may be required). If sympathomimetics are unsuccess...

    Muscle Weakness Conditions

    This is due to overactivity of the body’s adrenaline (epinephrine) system. Depression : general weariness and a feeling of generalised tiredness can also be caused by depressio...

    Social Anxiety Disorder Professional

    A certain amount of adrenaline (epinephrine) can enhance the performance but we are all aware of how too much can also ruin it.