cisatracurium

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cisatracurium

 [sis″at-rah-kūr´e-um]
a nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent administered intravenously as the besylate salt administered intravenously to facilitate endotracheal intubation and to induce skeletal muscle relaxation, either as an adjunct to general anesthesia during surgery or during mechanical ventilation.

cisatracurium

Anesthesiology A stereoisomer of atracurium, a nondepolarizing muscle relaxing anesthetic preferred in multiorgan failure. See Muscle relaxant, Nondepolarizing agent. Cf Depolarizing agent.
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Nebraska is currently planning to execute inmates with a never-before-tried mix of four drugs: diazepam (more commonly known as Valium), potassium chloride, cisatracurium besylate (a paralytic), and fentanyl citrate.
Following adequate preoxygenation using 100% oxygen via a face mask for 3 min, general anesthesia was administered via an intravenous injection of 2 mg midazolam, 1–2 mg/kg propofol, 0.4–0.6 [micro]g/kg sufentanil, and neuromuscular blockade with 0.2 mg/kg cisatracurium besylate. After confirming ease of mask ventilation, the patients' heads and necks were maintained in the neutral or relatively extended position supported by a pillow.
Fresenius Kabi, a Germany-based health care company, has introduced its Cisatracurium Besylate Injection, a new specialty injectable product, in three presentations in the United States, it was reported yesterday.
In the neurological population it is most often used for patients placed on a neuromuscular blockade drip such as cisatracurium besylate (Nimbex), which is accompanied by sedation such as propofol (Diprivan), and for patients placed in a pentobarbital-induced coma.
Frederic Chopin in Rzeszow, and including - Part 1 - cisatracurium besylate 10 mg / 5 ml and 5 mg / 2.5 mL solution for injection and infusion; Mivacurium 10 mg / 5ml and 20 mg / 10 ml solution for injection - 4 results in part;- Part 2 - Poractantum alpha 120 mg / 1.5 ml suspension for use of tracheal and bronchial - 1 position in part;- Part 3 - Lamivudinum 10 mg / ml bottle of 240 ml oral solution; Lamivudinum 150 mg and 100 mg; Zidovudinum 100 mg and 250 mg Zidovudinum 50 mg / 5 ml bottle 200 ml oral solution - 6 entries in part;- Part 4 - Atracurii besilas 10mg / ml ampoule of 2.