Glucose Gel (31 Gm tube / 24 Gm Sugar)
ADULT: Administer 1 tube between the cheek and gums.
PEDS: ≥ 2 years: Administer 1 tube between the cheek and gums.
Glucose Solution (100 Gm/296 mL 10 oz.)
PEDS: ≤ 6 months: 30 mL orally, avoid administration to pts.
Glucose Tablets (4 Gm chewable tablet)
ADULT: 3 tablets orally.
PEDS: ≥ 5 years: 1 tablet orally.
Granulated Sugar (5 Gm packet)
ADULT: 3 packets orally.
PEDS: 1 packets in liquid, orally.
- Alert (airway gag reflex is intact), Blood glucose < 60 mg%, or between 60-80 mg% and symptomatic, or suspected hypoglycemia, and unable to establish an IV.
- Recheck blood glucose levels prior to administering a second dose.