depolarize

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Synonyms for depolarize

eliminate the polarization of

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Succinylcholine is a depolarising muscular relaxant which is used to facilitate endotracheal intubation.
Local anaesthetics alone can produce neuromuscular block and potentiate the effects both depolarising and nondepolarising neuromuscular blocking drugs (14).
[12.] Vendor speak AF, reynold p.Fang WB.et.al changes in resistance to mouth opening induced by depolarizing an non depolarising nemomuscular relaxants.
Pharmaco dynamic explanations as the principal mechanism for resistance to the effects of non- depolarising muscle relaxants are documented by the need to achieve higher drug concentrations to produce given degrees of twitch suppression in burn injured patients compared to non-burn injured patients.[1] We present research findings of a problem we encountered due to accidental subcutaneous deposition of vecuronium bromide in a burns patient.
In the modern pharmacopoeia of muscle relaxants, depolarising agents have largely been advised against for patients with a muscle disorder.