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    Bradycardia Professional

    Top endurance athletes may have a resting heart rate in the very low 30s without needing any intervention with anticholinergics, isoprenaline, adrenaline (epinephrine), chest compres...

    Prescribing in Palliative Care Professional

    The use of gauze soaked in tranexamic acid 100 mg/mL or adrenaline (epinephrine) solution 1 mg/mL (1 in 1000) applied to the affected area is an alternative.

    Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding (includes Rockall Score) Professional

    For the endoscopic treatment of non-variceal UGIB, one of the following should be used: A mechanical method (eg, clips) with or without adrenaline (epinephrine). Thermal coa...

    Mastocytosis and Mast Cell Disorders Professional

    Acute anaphylaxis is treated with intramuscular adrenaline (epinephrine), antihistamines (H 1 and H 2 receptor blockers), fluids and pressor agents. [ 18 ] Patients with recurr...

    Nitrate Medication Conditions

    Long-acting nitrate preparations If you have frequent angina pains, long acting nitrate preparations help to prevent the pains from developing.

    Cosmetic Facial Injections Conditions

    In most patients it will be completely resorbed within 3 to 6 months. Human preparations These are a preparation of human collagen, elastic fibres and other dermal components f...

    Intrauterine Contraceptives (IUCD and IUS) - Management Professional

    Consider use of adrenaline (epinephrine) 1:1000 IM (1mg/nl) for management of anaphylaxis. Automated external defibrillator (AED) should be available.

    Complications of Acute Myocardial Infarction Professional

    If temporary transcutaneous pacing and atropine are ineffective, consider adrenaline (epinephrine) - but adrenaline may worsen ischaemia; also consider dopamine or isoprenal...

    Tremors (Shaking) Conditions

    Anxiety Anxiety , like excitement, stimulates release of a hormone called adrenaline, the so-called 'fight or flight' hormone. This has profound effects on many parts of your body...

    Cough Medicines Conditions

    A glycerin, honey and lemon cough medicine is also available to buy. This preparation does not have an active ingredient as such. It is thought to have a soothing action. , Cough suppressa...

    Alpha-blockers Conditions

    For high blood pressure (hypertension) : once-daily preparations of doxazosin or terazosin are usually recommended. Once-daily preparations are generally thought to be easier for...

    Bronchiolitis Professional

    Nebulised racemic adrenaline (epinephrine) - racemic = 1:1 mixture of the dextrorotatory and levorotatory isomers: one study reported that inhaled racemic adrenaline was no better th...

    Echocardiogram Conditions

    You do not need any special preparation before the test. You eat and drink normally before and after the test. Continue to take your usual medication.

    Acne Treatments Conditions

    Topical preparations for acne Various gels, lotions and creams are used to treat acne. As you can imagine, there are plenty of acne treatments to buy.

    Vaginal Dryness (Atrophic Vaginitis) Conditions

    Treatment options include lubricating gels, hormone replacement therapy (HRT) or vaginal oestrogen preparations.  What is vaginal dryness and what causes it? Before the menopause (...

    Thrombocytosis Professional

    Drug therapy - eg, corticosteroids; adrenaline (epinephrine). Cytokine administration (eg, thrombopoietin). Rebound following myelosuppressive chemotherapy.

    Phaeochromocytoma Professional

    A normal adrenal medulla secretes in response to neural control and produces about 85% adrenaline (epinephrine) whereas the tumours are not innervated and the stimulus for secretion ...

    Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Professional

    Definitions vary but, in essence, it is the autonomic 'alarm' response to perceived threat in the environment, involving heightened arousal, adrenaline (epinephrine) producti...

    Allergic Phenomena Professional

    Finally, take a full drug history, with particular note of any antihistamine, steroid or adrenaline (epinephrine) use. Investigations Skin prick test [ 10 ] : this is th...

    Sickle Cell Disease and Sickle Cell Anaemia Professional

    In a prolonged episode, aspiration and irrigation of the corpora cavernosa with adrenaline (epinephrine) or etilefrine is now the treatment of choice. Children and their carers sh...