Drug dosages

Bolus

Infusion

Diazepam

0.05-0.15mg/kg

Excessive half-life

Midazolam

50|jg/kg

10-50|jg/kg/h

Lorazepam

1mg PRN

Propofol

0.5-2mg/kg

1-3mg/kg/h

Chlorpromazine

12.5-100mg

Excessive half-life

Clonidine

100-150jg/min

Dexmedetomidine

Loading infusion of 6.0jg/kg/h over 10min, followed by maintenance infusion of 0.2-0.7jg/kg/h.

Note that the above doses are a guide only and may need to be altered widely according to individual circumstances.

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