The Sedative Effect of Propranolol on Critically Ill Patients: A Case Series


INTRODUCTION Recent studies have examined the effectiveness of alpha-2 adrenergic agonists for controlling delirium and agitation. Propranolol, a non-selective beta-adrenergic antagonist with good penetration of the blood-brain barrier, has not been investigated for this purpose. MATERIALS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the medical records of all… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2017.00044

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