halothane


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a nonflammable inhalation anesthetic that produces general anesthesia

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In spite of its reputation as a cardiac depressant, halothane in low concentrations has properties that are desirable; its concentration is easily regulated and some vasodilatation is desirable.
Comparison of the systemic and coronary hemodynamic actions of desflurane, isoflurane, halothane, and enflurane in the chronically instrumented dog.
Urinary lipid and protein oxidation products upon halothane, isoflurane, or sevoflurane anesthesia in humans: potential biomarkers for a subclinical nephrotoxicity.
However, the MAC awake/MAC ratio of halothane exceeds that of sevoflurane, and Schwab et al found that halothane produces greater BIS values than sevoflurane at comparable MAC.
Effect of the halothane gene on pre-slaughter mortality in two Spanish commercial pig abattoirs.
Neuromuscular effects of rocuronium bromide (Org 9426) during fentanyl and halothane anaesthesia.
Bispectral index scale is higher for halothane than sevoflurane during intraoperative anesthesia.
The effect of flumazenil on the process of recovery from halothane anaesthesia.
sup][3],[4] For example, halothane and nitrous oxide anesthesia administered during the perinatal period led to learning deficits and delayed behavioral development, [sup][5] as well as N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor blockade, which is typical of nitrous oxide and can produce long lasting memory deficits.
Waste gas from an anesthesia machine delivery system can be composed of oxygen, carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, nitrogen, helium, vapors of volatile anesthetic agents such as halothane, enfurane, and isoflurane, desflurane, sevoflurane or any other agent or gas collected within and evacuated from an anesthesia or analgesia delivery system used to knock out surgery patients are accumulating in the earth's atmosphere, where they make a small contribution to climate change because they contain chlorine and are believed to have significant ozone-depleting potential.
The anaesthesia was maintained either spontaneously on ketamine patients or on mixture of oxygen (O2), nitrous oxide (N2O) and halothane 1% to 2% titrated to the effect.
The effects of morphine on the recovery of horses from halothane anaesthesia.
During general anesthesia, the ISA OR+ monitors the inhaled and exhaled concentration of five anesthetic gas agents (Sevoflurane, Isoflurane, Halothane, Desflurane, Enflurane), carbon dioxide (CO2), nitrous oxide (N2O), and oxygen (O2), in addition to respiration rate.
All increase the heart rate except halothane and sevoflurane.