neuromuscular

  • Pharmacology

    Levetiracetam

    Levetiracetam (Keppra) is an oral and intravenous antiepileptic drug (AED) indicated as adjunctive therapy for partial onset seizures, myoclonic seizures,…

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  • Pharmacology

    Vecuronium

    Vecuronium (Norcuron) is a nondepolarizing, aminosteroid neuromuscular junction blocker that, like rocuronium, works at the level of neuromuscular end plate‚Äôs…

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  • Pharmacology

    Neostigmine

    Neostigmine is a polar acetylcholinesterase inhibitor (does NOT cross the blood-brain barrier) that is routinely used to reverse non-depolarizing neuromuscular…

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  • Pharmacology

    Cisatracurium

    Cisatracurium (Nimbex) is a benzylisoquinolinium non-depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent (NMBA) that works similar to rocuronium/vecuronium as a competitive nicotinic acetylcholine…

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  • Pharmacology

    Sugammadex

    Sugammadex (Bridion) is an intravenous reversal agent for rocuronium and vecuronium, two aminosteroid, non-depolarizing neuromuscular junction blockers (NMJBs). It’s a…

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