Magnesium in Cardiac Arrest – ALS

Magnesium Sulphate ALS
Magnesium Sulphate ALS

Regarding the use of Magnesium in the treatment of cardiac arrest:

a) Increases acetylcholine release and reduces the sensitivity of the motor endplate.

b) Is indicated for ventricular tachycardia.

c) Improves the contractile response of the stunned myocardium.

d) Can reverse digoxin toxicity associated with hypomagnesaemia.

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