Durations of treatment were found to be significantly shorter in patients who received higher loading doses
162-325 mg oral loading dose
(75-162 mg if there is a high risk of hemorrhage)
Nonetheless, we found while the modified OAA/S score was comparable at the end of infusion of the loading dose
in both groups, the BIS scores were significantly lower in Group DM than those in Group SM, which similar with the findings of Kasuya et al .
Efficacy of vitamin D loading doses
on serum 25-hydroxy vitamin D levels in school going adolescents: an open label non- randomized prospective trial.
We did not practice 600 mg of loading dose
of clopidogrel since few studies showed that the effects of different dose did not outwit each other and possible conferred more adverse events.
Details of a week-long, 2-dose loading dose
strategy is provided in the package insert.
For the infusible form, loading doses
are given on weeks 0, 2, and 4 followed by monthly dosing.
7) investigated whether LS was effective or not for patients with a low output after cardiac surgery, by administering a loading dose
of 12 [micro]g-1 kg in 10 min followed by a continuous infusion dose of 0.
Aurora Sinai Medical Center's emergency department has instituted a policy that every chest pain patient receive a loading dose
of vitamin D.
In their anemia quality improvement program, the facility added to their IV iron management guideline the administration of a 500 to 1,000 mg course of ferric gluconate to any patient receiving Epoetin doses of 18,000 units per week or greater if the serum ferritin level was less than 1,500 ng/mL, the TSAT level was less than 30%, and no loading dose
of IV iron had been given in the previous 6 months.
However, Sardi explains that some consumers may benefit from a higher loading dose
and a lower long-term maintenance dose.
Schmidt and her associates studied 1,869 infants who weighed 500-1,250 g at birth between 1999 and 2004 and were randomly assigned to receive intravenous caffeine therapy, which consisted of a loading dose
of 20 mg/kg and a daily dose of 5 mg/kg until infants reached a median premenstrual age of 35 weeks (N.
A maintenance dose would be one capsule twice a day; a loading dose
would be from two to six capsules twice a day.
A low-dose cohort of 38 women received a 25 mg/kg loading dose
followed by 1 g/hour after surgery.
Intramuscular fosphenytoin (Cerebyx) in patients requiring a loading dose