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rocuronium

 [ro″ku-ro´ne-um]
a neuromuscular blocking agent, used as the bromide salt as an adjunct in general anesthesia to facilitate endotracheal intubation and as a skeletal muscle relaxant during surgery or mechanical ventilation; administered intravenously.

rocuronium

(rō-kū-rō'nē-ŭm),
Aminosteroidal-derived nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent with a rapid to intermediate onset depending on dosage; also has an intermediate duration of action.

rocuronium

/ro·cu·ro·ni·um/ (ro″ku-ro´ne-um) a nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent, used as the bromide salt as an adjunct in general anesthesia to facilitate endotracheal intubation and as a skeletal muscle relaxant during surgery or mechanical ventilation

rocuronium

[ro′ku-ro′ne-um]
a neuromuscular blocking agent used as an adjunct in general anesthesia to facilitate endotracheal intubation and as a skeletal muscle relaxant during surgery or mechanical ventilation. It is administered intravenously.

rocuronium

Zemuron® Anesthesiology A nondepolarizing muscle relaxing anesthetic. See Muscle relaxant, Nondepolarizing agent. Cf Depolarizing agent.

rocuronium

a steroidal nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocker.
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As it was a prospectively difficult case of glottis exposure without the difficulty of mask ventilation, we chose rocuronium for better muscle relaxation and glottis exposure, thus rejected retaining spontaneous respiration.
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In our study we aim to compare the effect stress of sugammadex, which is used to antagonize rocuronium bromide that is a nondepolarizan neuromuscular bloker, on smoking and non-smoking patients and the duration of antagonizing.
In a retrospective study in Newzealand anaphylaxis was 10 times more common with rocuronium and suxamethonium than with atracurium3.
During the operation, when the TOF value was 25% (TOF25), one-fourth of the induction dose of rocuronium was repeated.
Following standart monitors placement, anesthesia was induced sevoflurane/air, intubation facilitated with rocuronium (0.
Residual paralysis induced by either vecuronium or rocuronium after reversal with pyridostigmine.
However, a new three-drug cocktail has been approved that consists of the sedative midazolam, the paralytic rocuronium bromide, and potassium choride that stops the heart.
Rocuronium bromide, ORG-9246, a newer nondepolarizing muscle relaxant with quick onset and intermediate duration of action has one-sixth of potency of vecuronium, which was introduced in the 1990s.
Falsely increased BIS was also noted during cardiac surgery heated by Bair Hugger(r) with sevoflurane, fentanyl and rocuronium anesthesia without memory recall.