|Form:||10mg per 1ml ampoule|
|Reconstitution:||Already in solution but dilute before administration.|
|Administration:||Peripheral or central IV route
Dilute 10mg (1ml of 10mg/ml solution) to 100ml saline to give a 100 microgram/ml solution.
|Compatible:||Sodium chloride 0.9% or DW5|
Dilute 10mg (1mL of a 10mg/mL solution) to 100mL compatible infusion fluid to give a 100 microgram/mL solution.
IV Injection: Usual bolus = 0.1mg - 0.5mg.
Continuous IV Infusion, peripheral or central IV route
|Special notes:||Extravasation may cause tissue necrosis. If a central venous access device is unavailable, administer via a large peripheral vein monitoring insertion site closely. Re-site cannula at first signs of inflammation.|
|Information provided relates to Phenylephrine manufactured by Beacon Pharmaceuticals.|