Give epinephrine to a child with anaphylaxis.

Last updated 3/6/20

You are treating a 15-year-old boy in anaphylactic shock. You give 0.3 mg of 1:1,000 epinephrine IM twice. He is still hypotensive. You order an epinephrine drip. While waiting, you mix push-dose epinephrine by doing a 10x dilution of epinephrine from the code cart.

What is the concentration of your push dose epinephrine?

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