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Shock Topic Guide

Shock Shock:

Medical shock occurs from many illnesses, conditions, or trauma. Types of shock include:

The treatment and outcome of medical shock depends upon the medical situation.

Shock Topic Guide - Visuals

Slideshows, Pictures, Images, and Quizzes:

Shock Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

epinephrine injection Epinephrine Injection

Epinephrine is a chemical that narrows blood vessels and opens airways in the lungs. These effects can reverse severe low blood pressure, wheezing, severe s...learn more »

diphenhydramine Diphenhydramine

Diphenhydramine is an antihistamine that reduces the effects of natural chemical histamine in the body. Histamine can produce symptoms of sneezing, itching,...learn more »