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morphine

Dosage

  • IV bolus: 0.1-0.15mg/kg (usually 2.5mg titrated boluses for adults up to 10-15mg)
  • Infusion: 0.02-0.08mg/kg/hr
  • IM: 10mg (adults) 4h prn
  • maintenance of GA in an intubated patient:
    • usually an infusion of midazolam combined with morphine
      • make up infusion to concentration of 1mg/ml of each of midazolam & morphine by:
        • 100ml NS, withdraw 10ml and add 120mg of morphine and 120mg midazolam
        • run at 0.02-0.08 ml/kg/hr
morphine.txt · Last modified: 2011/08/25 21:21 (external edit)