Pharmacology

  • Methadone

    Methadone (Dolophine) is a narcotic best known for providing a safe albeit slow recovery from opioid addiction (even in pregnancy)…

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  • Lidocaine

    Lidocaine (Xylocaine) is an amide local anesthetic I use all the time for procedures ranging from line and chest tube…

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  • Sufentanil

    Sufentanil (Sufenta) is the most powerful narcotic (~1000x more potent than morphine) approved for use in humans. In fact, it’s…

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  • Epinephrine

    Epinephrine (adrenaline) is an incredibly versatile catecholamine. It can be administered through intravenous, subcutaneous, intramuscular, and inhalational routes. It treats…

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  • Nicardipine

    Nicardipine (Cardene) is a short acting, dihydropyridine calcium channel blocker (CCB) I frequently use in the perioperative and ICU settings…

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