thiopentone


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thiopental, thiopentone

a thiobarbiturate used extensively as a short-acting general anesthetic, administered by intravenous injection. Used as the sodium salt.
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The anesthesia was maintained with the increments of 10 mg propofol or 25 mg thiopentone.
patients) M/F M/F M/F Unknown agent (n = 55) 0/8 6/2 13/5 Chloramphenicol (n = 25) 1/1 1/0 3/7 Chloroquine (n = 22) 6/3 2/4 5/2 Gentamicin (n = 20) 0/0 3/0 3/1 Quinine (n = 8) 2/0 1/0 0/0 Herbs (n = 7) 0/0 0/0 0/4 Streptomycin (n = 7) 2/2 1/0 1/0 Furosemide (n = 4) 0/0 1/0 1/2 Aspirin (n = 2) 0/2 0/0 1/0 Oxytocin (n = 1) 0/0 0/0 0/1 Thiopentone sodium (n = 1) 0/1 0/0 0/1 SD/PM * (n = 1) 1/0 0/0 1/0 Cytotoxic agent (n = 1) 0/2 0/0 0/0 Ibuprofen (n = 1) 0/0 2/0 0/0 Hemodialysis (n = 1) 0/0 0/0 0/0 Total, n (%) 12/19 17/6 28/23 (3.
Interestingly, the comparator drug thiopentone also apparently had an effect on adrenal function (12% of patients in this group had AI), while significantly less so than etomidate (29%).
Torda, Kinetics of Thiopentone in Relation to the Site of Sampling, 56 BRIT.
The authors state on page 633 that RSI was performed according to a standard operating procedure (SOP) which included the use of thiopentone as an induction agent.
Patient was induced with thiopentone sodium (4mg/kg), Fentanyl (2microgram/kg) and Atracurium (0.
Anaesthesia was induced with Injection Thiopentone in a dose of 5 mg / kg body weight I/V.
Patients requiring additional sedation are given propofol, dexmedetomidine and thiopentone.
The patient was induced with Thiopentone (4 mg/Kg, IV) and relaxed with suxamethonium (2 mg/Kg, IV).
Moore J, Hill KM, Flynn RJ, McKeathing KT, Howard PJ: A comparison between propofol and thiopentone as induction agents in obstetric anaesthesia.