atipamezole

atipamezole

used to antagonize (reverse) the action of the α2 adrenoceptor agonists medetomidine, xylazine and detomidine.
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A preliminary trial of the sedation induced by intranasal administration of midazolam alone or in combination with dexmedetomidine and reversal by atipamezole for a short-term immobilization in pigeons.
Atipamezole and a drug called MK-467 can be used to reverse those effects.
Comparison of dexmedetomidine and midazolam sedation and antagonism of dexmedetomidine with atipamezole.
Its effects are readily reversible with atipamezole, an [alpha]-2 adrenoceptor antagonist.
Evaluation of medetomidine- and ketamine-induced immobilization in markhors (Capra falconeri megaceros) and its reversal by atipamezole.
2] antagonists such as yohimbine and atipamezole have been used in dogs (6).
Chemical capture of free- ranging cattle: Immobilization with xylazine or medetomidine, and reversal with atipamezole.