Sulfamethoxazole/Trimethoprim Drug Interactions Important for EM Clinicians

Today’s pearl highlights two interactions that are important for Emergency Medicine clinicians to know.

What are the risks? How common are they?
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Beta-Agonist Alternatives to Nebulized Albuterol for Treatment of Hyperkalemia

Today’s pearl provides some alternative methods to treat patients with hyperkalemia if nebulized albuterol is not an option.

What route? Which medication? How much?
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