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  • Apomorphine HCl
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    Domapine Agonist. Apomorphine HCl 10 mg/ml.
    AMPS (sol. for inject): 5 x 2 ml, 5 ml. For
    S.C. only. Establish pt on domperidone
    20 mg 3 x dly for at least 2 days prior
    to initiat. ther. Initiat. should be under
    specialist vis. Determinat. thresh.
    dose: Inject 1 mg (0.1 ml) S.C. dur.
    hypokinet. or “off” period. Observe pt
    over 30 mins for motor response. If no
    response, give 2nd dose 2 mg (0.2 ml)
    S.C., observe for 30 mins. Dose can be
    incr. with at least a 40 min-interval
    until a satisfact. motor response.
    Establish. tmt: A single S.C. inject. into
    lower abd. or outer thigh at 1st signs
    of “off” episode. Observe pt for the
    next hr. Precautions on contin. tmt./
    cont. infus: See lit.
    PEN FOR INJECT: 5 x 3 ml. For S.C. only.
    Pts. select. tmt. should be able to
    recognize onset of ‘off’ sympts. and
    capable of inject. themselves or have a
    respons. caregiver to inject them when
    req. As per above.
    Tmt. disabl. motor flucts. (“on-off”
    phenomena) in Parkinson’s dis. which
    persist despite individ. titrat. tmt. with
    levodopa (with a periph. decarboxylase
    inhibit.) and/or other dopamine
    C/I: Respir. depress., dementia, psychot.
    dis., hepat. insuffic. Pts who have an ‘on’
    response to levodopa that is marred by
    severe dyskines./dyston. Known
    hypersens. to apomorphine or any
    excip. Child, adolesc. under 18 yrs. of