Table 1

Recommended doses of epinephrine in anaphylaxis

INDICATIONDOSECONCENTRATIONROUTE
Anaphylaxis0.3–0.5 mg1:1000IM
Anaphylactic shock refractory to IM epinephrine0.1 mg1:10 000IV over 5 min
Cardiac arrest1 mg1:10 000IV push
Anaphylaxis in children0.15 mg1:1000IM
  • IM—intramuscular, IV—intravenous.