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We premed peg with Benadryl and Famotidine. We do not premed for Erwinia and Rylaze.
—————————— Carly Wylde DNP, APRN-NP, CPNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Hematologic Malignancy Team Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago —————————— ——————————————- Original Message: Sent: 12-20-2021 10:09 PM From: Megan Wegter Subject: Asparaginase Premedications
My institution is looking into pegaspargase pre-medications. We currently premedicate with pepcid and benadryl however, we are considering adding hydrocortisone as well. Can others speak to what premedications are used at their institutions for pegaspargase (erwinia and rylaze also included)?
Meg Wegter, DNP, CPNP-PC Nurse Practitioner – Pediatric Oncology MACC Fund Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders
—————————— Megan Wegter, DNP Milwaukee, WI United States ——————————