pralidoxime chloride

pral·i·dox·ime chlor·ide

(pral'i-dok'sēm klōr'īd, prā-li-),
Used to restore the inactivated cholinesterase activity resulting from organophosphate poisoning; has some limited value as an antagonist of the carbamate type of cholinesterase inhibitors that are used in the treatment of myasthenia gravis.

pral·i·dox·ime chlor·ide

(pral'i-dok'sēm klōr'īd)
A chloride salt of the oxime pralidoxime; the salt is used as an antidote in cases of poisoning by organophosphorous anticholinesterases (including organophosphorous pesticides and nerve agents).

pralidoxime chloride

(prăl″ĭ-dŏks′ēm)
A cholinesterase reactivator used in treating poisoning due to certain pesticides or drugs with anticholinesterase activity.
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Contract notice: supply of pralidoxime chloride for injection
Pralidoxime chloride (2-PAM chloride) is administered to reverse the nicotinic effects.
Comparison of effects between concentrated dose & non-concentrated dose of Pralidoxime chloride on respiratory muscle paralysis in acute OP Pesticide Poisoning.
The drug, pralidoxime chloride, available as Protopam Chloride in the United States, was approved in 1964, as a treatment for poisoning caused by organophosphate pesticides and chemicals, such as nerve agents, in adults.
The drug, pralidoxime chloride, which is available as Protopam Chloride in the United States, was approved in 1964 as a treatment for poisoning caused by organophosphate pesticides and chemicals, such as nerve agents, in adults.
10 September 2010 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said yesterday it has approved the pediatric use of Protopam Chloride (pralidoxime chloride), a drug used to treat poisoning by organophosphate pesticides and chemicals (e.g., nerve agents).
A second substance, called pralidoxime chloride, must be administered to release the nerve gas from the enzyme and destroy it.