Medication 7-080 - Atropine (Sal-Tropine)

Polk, Hickory, Cedar, & St Clair EMS Protocols


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Change Log:

DateLink to
previous
version
Description of change
05/05/15pdfAdded Physostigmine as antidote.
06/01/15Added incidation for Protocol 6-025 - Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR).
05/09/20pdfAdded content (without substantive modification) from old Protocol 7-080 - Atropine.
06/09/21pdfMoved to emsprotocols.online
10/16/21pdfAdded comment per the request of Dr. Nicholes: Use atropine cautiously in the presence of MI due worsening ischemia.

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