pipecuronium

pip·e·cur·o·ni·um

(pip'ĕ-kyūr-ō'nē-ŭm),
A nondepolarizing steroid muscle relaxant structurally related to pancuronium and characterized by long duration of action.

pipecuronium

/pip·e·cu·ro·ni·um/ (-ku-ro´ne-um) a nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent used as the bromide salt as an adjunct to anesthesia, inducing skeletal muscle relaxation.

pipecuronium

[pip′ĕ-ku-ro′ne-um]
a nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent used as an adjunct to anesthesia, inducing skeletal muscle relaxation and facilitating management of patients on mechanical ventilation. It is administered intravenously.
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Quantitation of pancuronium, 3-desacetylpancuronium, vecuronium, 3-desacetylvecuronium, pipecuronium and 3-desacetlypipecuronium in biological fluids by capillary gas chromatography using nitrogen-sensitive detection.