Use of any of the ALCS medication in Table 1 should be done within your scope of practice and after thorough study of the actions and side effects. This table only provides a brief reminder for those who are already knowledgeable in the use of these medications. Moreover, the tablet contains only adult doses, indication, and routes of administration for the most common ACLS drugs.
Table 1: Doses, Routes and Uses of Common Drugs
|Drug||Main ACLS Use||Dose/Route||Notes|
(Lidocaine is recommended when Amiodarone is not available)