PE Meds

PE Meds - -Vasopressors to treat hypotension-If the patient...

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Treatment/Meds -Oxygen therapy, as needed -Anticoagulation therapy with heparin (Heparin Sodium Injection) to inhibit new thrombus form- ation -Fibrinolytic therapy with urokinase ( AbboKinase), streptokinase (Streptase), oralteplase ( Ac- tivase) to enhance fibrinolysis of the pulmonary emboli and remaining thrombi
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Unformatted text preview: -Vasopressors to treat hypotension-If the patient has septic emboli, administration of antibiotics and evaluation for the infection’s source, particularly endocardotis-Vena cava ligation, plication, or insertion of an umbrella filter to filter blood returning to the heart and lungs...
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