GIAPREZA (angiotensin II), La Jolla
Indications: Increase blood pressure in adults with septic or other distributive shock.
Dosage: Start intravenously at 20 nanograms (ng)/kg/min. Titrate as frequently as every 5 minutes by increments of up to 15 ng/kg/min as needed. During the first 3 hours, the maximum dose should not exceed 80 ng/kg/min. Maintenance dose should not exceed 40 ng/kg/min.