Re: Gingival hyperplasia associated with diltiazem
(Source: BMJ Comments)
Source: BMJ Comments - June 8, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Some clinical questions
Haven't posted these in a while. Here we go... This came up a while ago. Are there any dosing strategies for initiating diltiazem with an IV bolus followed by po? From what I know it's supposed to be IV bolus -> second IV bolus if needed -> IV infusion -> start PO 1 hr before stopping infusion. Also is there a max dose for weight based dosing of the IV bolus (0.25 mg/kg actBW)? In the new 2019 CAP guidelines, for outpatient without comorbidities, doxycycline is recommended... Some clinical questions (Source: Student Doctor Network)
Source: Student Doctor Network - January 18, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: GravityBeetle Tags: Pharmacy Source Type: forums