Dosing and Unit Calculator

Instructions

To determine the appropriate dose and units required for your patient, fill in patient weight, creatinine clearance, infusion length and the unit type you will be using to administer Aggrastat.

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Patient Information

≤ 60 mL/min
> 60 mL/min
Bolus Vial + 100 mL Vial
100 mL Vial Only
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Dosing Results


Bolus

Infusion

3

Units Needed

RECOMMENDED DOSING & ADMINISTRATION
Administer intravenously 25 mcg/kg within 5 minutes and then 0.15 mcg/kg/min for up to 18 hours. In patients with creatinine clearance (CrCl) ≤60 mL/min, give 25 mcg/kg bolus within 5 minutes followed by an infusion of 0.075 mcg/kg/min for up to 18 hours.

DISCLAIMER
By using this resource, you agree to the following: This Dosing Calculator is being provided “AS IS” and is intended for use only by qualified healthcare providers. All calculations should be confirmed before use. Medicure makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information contained herein. The information being provided is not a substitute for clinical judgment. Neither Medicure, nor any other party involved in the preparation or publication of this site, shall be liable to you or others for any decisions made or actions taken by you or others in reliance on this information.