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Paediatric Critical Care Infusions

The drug infusions guide has been produced by the NECTAR team, GNCH/Freeman PICU team and GNCH Pharmacists.

Paediatric Critical Care Infusions V2.4


The drug doses have been checked but must be verified with an appropriate formulary (Eg, BNF). NECTAR and GNCH do not take responsibility for medication errors resulting from the use of this guide.


Please aim to used dedicated lumens for inotropes and/or vasopressors to avoid bolus dosing or variable rates of administration. You may find this document illustrating Y-site compatibility of drugs useful.

Thames Valley Y-Site Intravenous Drugs Compatibility Chart V2.1


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