EmtOralGlucose - Oral Glucose Temple College EMS...

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Unformatted text preview: Oral Glucose Temple College EMS Professions Names s s Insta-glucose Glutose Action Raises blood sugar levels Supplied As Glucose Paste Indications s Altered level of consciousness x Anxiety x Agitation x Lethargy x Unusual behavior s s History of diabetes or other possible History cause of hypoglycemia cause Able to swallow medication Contraindications s s Unable to protect airway Unable to swallow Dosage s s s Full contents of tube Squeeze onto tongue depressor Place between cheek, gum x Allow to dissolve, or x Instruct patient to swallow Precautions s s Monitor level of consciousness Gel may cause airway obstruction, Gel or be aspirated or ...
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