DIPHENHYDRAMINE (BENADRYL ®)
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Standard Dilutions [Amount of drug] [Infusion volume] [Infusion rate]
|[0 to 100 mg] [50 ml] [20 - 30min]|
Stability / Miscellaneous
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Benadryl in the injectable form is indicated when the oral form is impractical.
Parenteral drug products should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration, whenever solution and container permit.
DOSAGE SHOULD BE INDIVIDUALIZED ACCORDING TO THE NEEDS AND THE RESPONSE OF THE PATIENT.
Pediatric Patients, other than premature infants and neonates
—sterile, pyrogen-free solution containing 50 mg diphenhydramine hydrochloride in each milliliter of solution. Available in packages of twenty-five 1-mL (N 0071-4259-13) Steri-Vials.
Benadryl Steri-Dose ®
Store at controlled room temperature 15°–30°C (59°–86°F). Protect from freezing and light.