The Registered Nurse (RN) in the Paediatric Emergency Department may initiate the following assessments and treatments:
- Ondansetron PO to facilitate successful oral fluid rehydration for the child presenting with acute vomiting and moderate dehydration symptoms.
Dosing as follows:
8 to 15 kg = 2 mg
Greater than 15 to 30 kg = 4 mg
Greater than 30 kg = 8 mg