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    Interventional Pharmaceutical Assignment
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    Radiopharmacy PHAR 1013
    Interventional Pharmaceutical Assignment
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    TSH:rhTSH is also known as Thyrogen, it is a synthetic thyroid stimulating hormone that allows the patients o continue their medications before a WB 131I scan. Its given as an IM injection.
    · Patient receives an IM injection of 1 ml of Thyrogen (containing 0.9 mg of thyrotropin alfa) in the gluteal muscle.
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    gluteal muscle.
    EDTA: is chelating agent that is used as an anti coagulant in the tubes used to store blood as it is collected. It comes in a solid form and there is no dose as it comes in the collection tubes.
    Lidocaine: an anesthetic in a liquid form given as an injection before a mammolymphoscintigraphy is performed. It can also be useful in the treatment of arrhythmias given as an IV injection. The dose is 40 mg/mL.
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    prolonging vasodilation 3-5times normal blood flow, mimicking true
    exercise
    Coronary vasodilator
    Maximum of 50 mg

    Adenosine Liquid Form/intravenous
    140µg/kg over 6min
    Achieves maximal coronary vasodilation
    Vasodilator
    Dobutamine - Liquid form/ intravenous
    5µg/kg/min for 3mins followed by stepped increase to 10, 20, 30 and
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    It causes increase in heart rate, myocardial contractility and systolic blood
    pressure which increases myocardial oxygen demand mimicking exercise.
    Beta 1 Antagonist
    Aminophylline - intravenous/liquid form
    100 – 200mg
    Reversal of the adverse effects of dipyridamole
    Bronchodilator
    Captropril - Solid (tablet) – crushed and administered with glass of water
    25 – 50mg
    Detection of renal artery stenosis – prevent the production of
    angiostensin II
    ACE inhibitor
    Enalaprilat - Liquid form/Intravenous
    0.04mg/kg up to a maximum of 2.5mg, over 3-5mins
    As an alternative to captopril in patients with uncertain gastrointestinal
    absorption of oral medication
    ACE Inhibitor
    Furosemide
    Purpose: Furosemide or Lasix is a loop-acting diuretic that stimulates
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    Dose: 7--120 mg/dl (pre-meal)
    [http://www.fpnotebook.com/Endo/Pharm/InslnDsng.htm]
    Subcutaneous injection
    Acetazolamide
    Purpose: Acetazolamide is a carbonic-anhydrase inhibitor (diuretic)
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    Form: Acetazolamide is in liquid form, administered intravenously.
    Dose: 1gm
    Used to cause cerebral vasodilation during rCBF studies
    Also known as Diamox

    Sincalide/ CCK
    Purpose: Sincalide (analog of CCK) / CCK is a hormone released from
    intestinal mucosa due to the presence of fats and proteins and is used
    to contract the gallbladder in order to determine the GBEF. CCK also
    causes the pancreasepancreas to release
    Sphincter of Oddi so that bile and enzymes can enter the duodenum.
    Form: Sincalide/ CCK is in liquid form and administered intravenously.
    Dose: 0.02 ug/kg
    0.01-0.02 ug/kg
    Morphine
    Purpose: Morphine is an opiod used if the gallbladded hasn't be
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    Form: Morphine is in liquid form and administered intravenously.
    Dose: 0.04 mg/kg in 10 mL of saline
    0.04 – 0.1 mg/kg
    Lisa:
    Cimetidine/ranitidine/famotidine
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    10-20mg/kg/day prior to starting(neonates)
    Glucagon
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    Nuclear medicine: glucagon(hyperglycemicglucagon (hyperglycemic agent) can
    Purpose: Limits GI movement by relaxing the smooth muscle.
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    of the rediopharmaceuticalradiopharmaceutical in the
    Form: Liquid (IV injection)
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    of the radopharmaceuticalradiopharmaceutical (note:Thrall says
    Pentagastrin (PeptavlonR) In Nuclear medicine: may be used for Meckels diverticulum study.
    Purpose: Increases the retention of the radiopharmaceutical in the gastric mucosa
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    -Increase GI movement (lower chance for finding Meckels
    Form: Liquid (SC injection)
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    admin of rediopharmaceuticalradiopharmaceutical
    Synthetic polypeptide

    ACD solution
    In Nuclear medicine: Used when labeling RBC`s (in-vitro)
    -Cardiovascular-MUGA scans
    -Gastroentestinal-RBC liver scan, GI bleeds

    Purpose: Anticoagulant
    Form: Liquid (IV injection)
    Dose: Maximum of 0.15ml
    ONLY USED WHEN LABELING WITH 51Cr for Blood volume studies
    Heparin In Nuclear Medicine: An anticoagulant in blood collection syringes. Purpose: stops blood from clotting. Form: Liquid (IV injection) Dose: 1-5ml of heparin (10-15 units per ml of blood)
    Ascorbic acid (AKA: Vitamin C)t is a reducing agent that is used when labeling red blood cells with Cr-51 (RBC Volume & RBC Survival)
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    Dose: 100mg
    Hetastarch
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    used in labelignlabeling WBC. (Makes
    Form: liquid
    Dose: 10 mL (6% solution)
    Colloidal starch
    Intrinsic factor
    Is used in a Shillings test to differentiate between a diagnosis of pernicious anemia or malabsorption of B12.
    Form: solid (orally in a capsule)
    Dose: 60 mg
    A protein
    Vitamin B12
    Is used in a Shillings test as a flushing dose (fills up all of the B12 storage areas tanscobalamin I so that the radioactive B12 is excreted in the urine.
    Form: liquid (IM)
    Dose: 1000ug
    Cyanocobalamin
    Lugol’s solution/SSKI (Saturated Solution Potassium Iodide)
    Is a blocking agent that is administered either before or after administration of radioactive iodine to protect the thyroid from the effects of the radiation. It may also be used after accidental exposure.
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    Potassium perchlorate: Potassium perchlorate is given to make sure that the injected pertechnetate does not gather in the choroid plexus. It is given in a 200mg dose orally in a capsule
    TSH:rhTSH is also known as Thyrogen, it is a synthetic thyroid stimulating hormone that allows the patients o continue their medications before a WB 131I scan. Its given as an IM injection.
    · Patient receives an IM injection of 1 ml of Thyrogen (containing 0.9 mg of thyrotropin alfa) in the gluteal muscle.
    · 24 hours later patient receives another IM injection of 1 ml of Thyrogen (containing 0.9 mg of thyrotropin alfa) in the gluteal muscle.

    EDTA: is chelating agent that is used as an anti coagulant in the tubes used to store blood as it is collected. It comes in a solid form and there is no dose as it comes in the collection tubes.
    Lidocaine: an anesthetic in a liquid form given as an injection before a mammolymphoscintigraphy is performed. It can also be useful in the treatment of arrhythmias given as an IV injection. The dose is 40 mg/mL.
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    Lugol's Solution - 130mg KI per 0.8mL
    Potassium perchlorate: Potassium perchlorate is given to make sure that the injected pertechnetate does not gather in the choroid plexus. It is given in a 200mg dose orally in a capsule
    TSH:TSH:rhTSH is also known as Thyrogen, it is a synthetic thyroid stimulating hormone that allows the patients o continue their medications before a WB 131I scan. Its given as an IM injection.
    EDTA: is
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    solid form and there is no dose as it comes in the collection tubes.
    Lidocaine: an anesthetic in a liquid form given as an injection before a mammolymphoscintigraphy is performed. It can also be useful in the treatment of arrhythmias given as an IV injection. The dose is 40 mg/mL.
    http://www.drugs.com/pro/lidocaine-injection.html
    Lidocaine (EMLA) cream: An anesthetic that is applied topically (in the form of a cream). It can be used before a procedure that may be painful (before an injection). The dose is up to the physicians discretion.
    Atropine: blocks acetylcholine receptors, it is used to counteract the dobutamine when a patient has had a pharmalogical induced stress test. It can be given orally, IV, IM or topically. The dose for injection is about 0.1 mg/mI for an adult or0.05 mg/mL for a pediatric patient.
    http://www.rxlist.com/atropine-drug.htm

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Tuesday, June 1

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    Form: Morphine is in liquid form and administered intravenously.
    Dose: 0.04 mg/kg in 10 mL of saline
    Lisa:
    Cimetidine/ranitidine/famotidine
    In nuclear medicine: cimetidine may be used for Meckels diverticulum studies.
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    absorption of oral medication
    Furosemide
    Purpose: Furosemide or Lasix is a loop-acting diuretic that stimulates
    tubular function and causes the kidneys to increase the flow of urine, ​
    which reduces the amount of water in the body and lowers blood pressure.
    Form: Furosemide is in liquid form and administered intravenously
    after the administration of MAG3.
    Dose: 1 mg/kg in infants, 0.5 mg/kg in children 1-16 years old, 40 mg
    in adults

    Insulin
    Purpose: Insulin is a hormone used for the treatment of diabetes,
    metabolism of glucose, maintenance of blood glucose levels, storage of
    glycogen in the liver and muscle tissue, and prevents the breakdown of
    proteins>
    Form: Insulin is administered intravenously in Nuclear Medicine,
    therefore, its in liquid form.
    Dose: 7--120 mg/dl (pre-meal)
    [http://www.fpnotebook.com/Endo/Pharm/InslnDsng.htm]

    Acetazolamide
    Cholecystokinen/sincalide/CCKPurpose: Acetazolamide is a carbonic-anhydrase inhibitor (diuretic)
    that causes an increase in urine volume and change to the alkaline
    (base) pH.
    Form: Acetazolamide is in liquid form, administered intravenously.
    Dose: 1gm
    Sincalide/ CCK
    Purpose: Sincalide (analog of CCK) / CCK is a hormone released from
    intestinal mucosa due to the presence of fats and proteins and is used
    to contract the gallbladder in order to determine the GBEF. CCK also
    causes the pancrease to release digestive enzymes and relaxes the
    Sphincter of Oddi so that bile and enzymes can enter the duodenum.
    Form: Sincalide/ CCK is in liquid form and administered intravenously.
    Dose: 0.02 ug/kg

    Morphine
    Purpose: Morphine is an opiod used if the gallbladded hasn't be
    visualized by 60 mins, but the bowel has and to constrict the
    Sphincter of Oddi in order to differentiate between acute and chronic
    cholecystitis.
    Form: Morphine is in liquid form and administered intravenously.
    Dose: 0.04 mg/kg in 10 mL of saline

    Cimetidine/ranitidine/famotidine
    In nuclear medicine: cimetidine may be used for Meckels diverticulum studies.
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    Lidocaine (EMLA) cream: An anesthetic that is applied topically (in the form of a cream). It can be used before a procedure that may be painful (before an injection). The dose is up to the physicians discretion.
    Atropine:

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    Oral; 300mg four times a day for two days(adults)
    20mg/kg/day for two days(children)
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    to starting(neonates)
    Glucagon
    In Nuclear medicine: glucagon(hyperglycemic agent) can be used for meckels diverticulum study
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    -Increases the retention of the rediopharmaceutical in the stomach and the GI tract.
    Form: Liquid (IV injection)
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    minutes before)
    Pentagastrin (PeptavlonR) In Nuclear medicine: may be used for Meckels diverticulum study.
    Purpose: Increases the retention of the radiopharmaceutical in the gastric mucosa
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    SSKI - 1g KI per mL
    Lugol's Solution - 130mg KI per 0.8mL
    Potassium perchlorate: Potassium perchlorate
    TSH
    EDTA
    Lidocaine
    is given to make sure that the injected pertechnetate does not gather in the choroid plexus. It is given in a 200mg dose orally in a capsule
    TSH:
    EDTA: is chelating agent that is used as an anti coagulant in the tubes used to store blood as it is collected. It comes in a solid form
    Lidocaine: an anesthetic in a liquid form given as an injection before a mammolymphoscintigraphy is performed. It can also be useful in the treatment of arrhythmias given as an IV injection. The dose is 40 mg/mL.
    http://www.drugs.com/pro/lidocaine-injection.html

    Lidocaine (EMLA) cream
    Atropine
    cream: An anesthetic that is applied topically (in the form of a cream). It can be used before a procedure that may be painful (before an injection). The dose is up to the physicians discretion.
    Atropine:

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Monday, May 31

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    Adenosine Liquid Form/intravenous
    140µg/kg over 6min
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    coronary vasodilation
    Dobutamine - Liquid form/ intravenous
    5µg/kg/min for 3mins followed by stepped increase to 10, 20, 30 and
    40µg/kg/min for each successive 3 min
    It causes increase in heart rate, myocardial contractility and systolic blood
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    mimicking exercise.
    Aminophylline - intravenous/liquid form
    100 – 200mg
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    of dipyridamole
    Captropril - Solid (tablet) – crushed and administered with glass of water
    25 – 50mg
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    Cholecystokinen/sincalide/CCK
    Morphine
    Cimetidie/ranitidine/famotidineCimetidine/ranitidine/famotidine
    In nuclear medicine: cimetidine may be used for Meckels diverticulum studies.
    Purpose: Histamine H2 blocker
    -Lowers the amount of gastric acid secretion
    -Gives higher retention of the radiopharmaceutical in the gastric mucosa
    Form: Tablet or liquid
    Dose: IV; 300mg in 100ml of D5W infused over 20 minutes
    Oral; 300mg four times a day for two days(adults)
    20mg/kg/day for two days(children)
    10-20mg/kg/day prior to starting(neonates)

    Glucagon
    PentagastrinIn Nuclear medicine: glucagon(hyperglycemic agent) can be used for meckels diverticulum study
    Purpose: Limits GI movement by relaxing the smooth muscle.
    -Increases the retention of the rediopharmaceutical in the stomach and the GI tract.
    Form: Liquid (IV injection)
    Dose: 50ug/kg ten minutes after the admin of the radopharmaceutical (note:Thrall says ten minutes before)
    Pentagastrin (PeptavlonR) In Nuclear medicine: may be used for Meckels diverticulum study.
    Purpose: Increases the retention of the radiopharmaceutical in the gastric mucosa
    -Increases gastric secretions (higher chance for finding Meckels)
    -Increase GI movement (lower chance for finding Meckels
    Form: Liquid (SC injection)
    Dose: 6ug/kg 15-20 minutes before the admin of rediopharmaceutical

    ACD solution
    Heparin
    Ascorbic
    In Nuclear medicine: Used when labeling RBC`s (in-vitro)
    -Cardiovascular-MUGA scans
    -Gastroentestinal-RBC liver scan, GI bleeds
    Purpose: Anticoagulant
    Form: Liquid (IV injection)
    Dose: Maximum of 0.15ml
    Heparin In Nuclear Medicine: An anticoagulant in blood collection syringes. Purpose: stops blood from clotting. Form: Liquid (IV injection) Dose: 1-5ml of heparin (10-15 units per ml of blood)
    Ascorbic
    acid (AKA: Vitamin C)
    It
    C)t is a
    Form: Liquid
    Dose: 100mg
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