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-Morphine sulfate 2-4 mg IV push prn chest pain. -Acetaminophen (Tylenol) 325-650 mg PO q4-6h prn headache. -Lorazepam (Ativan) 1-2 mg PO tid-qid prn anxiety -Zolpidem (Ambien) 5-10 mg qhs prn insomnia. -Docusate (Colace) 100 mg PO bid.

-Dimenhydrinate (Dramamine) 25-50 mg IV over 2-5 min q4-6h or 50 mg PO

q4-6h prn nausea. -Ranitidine (Zantac) 150 mg PO bid or 50 mg IV q8h.

12. Extras: ECG stat and in 12h and in AM, portable CXR. Cardiology consult.

13. Labs: SMA7 and 12, magnesium. Cardiac enzymes: CPK-MB, troponin T STAT and q6h for 24h. LDH and isoenzymes. CBC, INR/PTT, UA.

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Do Not Panic

Do Not Panic

This guide Don't Panic has tips and additional information on what you should do when you are experiencing an anxiety or panic attack. With so much going on in the world today with taking care of your family, working full time, dealing with office politics and other things, you could experience a serious meltdown. All of these things could at one point cause you to stress out and snap.

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