of hypocalcemia in conditions requiring a prompt increase in
plasma calcium (10%)
of magnesium intoxication (10%)
hyperkalemia as measured by electrocardiograph, pending correction
of the increased potassium level in the extracellular fluid 91050
resuscitation when weak or inadequate contractions return
following defibrillation or when epinephrine injection has failed
to strengthen myocardial contractions (10%)
Reactions (Side Effects):
fast injection: tingling sensations, calcium taste, sense of
oppression “heat wave”
ONLY by SLOW intravenous
injection (1 ml/min) and/or intraventricular injection.
It must not be injected into the myocardium.