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Droperidol is back: Can we use it in the UC?

Reuben Strayer, MD, Matthieu DeClerck, MD, and Mizuho Morrison, DO
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The safety of droperidol was called into question in 2001 when the FDA placed a black box warning on the medication due to the risk of QT prolongation and arrhythmias.  Since then, dozens of published studies attest to the safety of droperidol when used for a variety of indications. In this segment  Dr. Ruben Strayer  sits down to review indications for and dosing of droperidol in acute care medicine.

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