• Mark I NA
  • Autoinjectors were originally developed for the rapid administration of nerve gas antidotes in kits like the Mark I NAAK . (wikipedia.org)
  • The product was launched with the brand "Auvi-Q". Autoinjectors were originally developed for the rapid administration of nerve gas antidotes in kits like the Mark I NAAK. (wikipedia.org)
  • An issue item, the Mark I NAAK (Nerve Agent Antidote Kit), provides these drugs in the form of two separate autoinjectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • In concert with the Mark I NAAK, diazepam (Valium) autoinjectors, known as CANA, are carried by US service members. (wikipedia.org)
  • respiratory
  • These pharmacological interventions include administering Non-medicated intravenous fluids (e.g. 0.9% normal saline) Sublingual nitroglycerin Epinephrine 1:1,000 for anaphylaxis Dextrose 50%, dextrose 25%, and glucagon for diabetics Naloxone for opioid overdoses Nitrous oxide for pain management Inhaled beta agonist medications (e.g. albuterol and ipratropium) for respiratory emergencies caused by asthma, COPD, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • needle
  • The new device also has retractable needle and automated voice instructions to assist the users on how to correctly use the autoinjectors. (wikipedia.org)
  • A newer variant of the autoinjector is the gas jet autoinjector, which contains a cylinder of pressurised gas and propels a fine jet of liquid through the skin without the use of a needle. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Physical factors such as exercise (known as exercise-induced anaphylaxis) or temperature (either hot or cold) may also act as triggers through their direct effects on mast cells. (wikipedia.org)
  • available
  • The autoinjector should always be available: at school or work, when attending parties or traveling, during exercise, and while dining out. (peanutallergy.com)
  • Patient information on allergic diseases including the free brochure, Be S.A.F.E Managing Allergic Emergencies (Anaphylaxis), is available by calling the ACAAI toll free number at (800) 842-7777 or visiting their web site . (peanutallergy.com)
  • Medical
  • In a survey conducted in South Carolina, 33,000 people (or 94 per 10,000 population) received medical attention due to red imported fire ants, and 660 people (1.9 per 10 000 population) were treated for anaphylaxis. (wikipedia.org)