Droperidol

Known as: 1-{1-[4-(4-fluorophenyl)-4-oxobutyl]-1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-4-pyridinyl}-2,3-dihydro-1H-benzo[D]imidazol-2-one, Droperidolum, 2H-Benzimidazol-2-one, 1-(1-(4-(4-fluorophenyl)-4-oxobutyl)-1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-4-pyridinyl)-1,3-dihydro- 
A butyrophenone with anti-emetic, sedative and anti-anxiety properties. Although the exact mechanism through which droperidol exerts its effects is… (More)

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1964-2018
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Postoperative cognitive dysfunction is being increasingly reported as a complication. The authors investigated the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND At dosages above 0.1 mg/kg, droperidol induces a dose-dependent QTc interval prolongation. Although subject to… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Untreated, one third of patients who undergo surgery will have postoperative nausea and vomiting. Although many trials… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND The treatment of a migraine attack can be difficult when first-line medication is unsuccessful and options for… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of droperidol with that of prochlorperazine for the treatment of benign headaches in emergency… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND In an era of growing economic constraints on healthcare delivery, anesthesiologists are increasingly expected to… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Sudden unexplained death in psychiatric patients may be due to drug-induced arrhythmia, of which lengthening of the… (More)
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1998
1998
UNLABELLED Two identical, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled studies enrolled 2061 adult surgical outpatients at high… (More)
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1994
1994
To further investigate possible prolongation of the frequency-corrected QT interval (QTc interval) after administration of… (More)
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1970
1970
Droperidol 5 mg and 10 mg and diazepam 10 mg were compared in premedication studies with morphine 10 mg and saline. Droperidol… (More)
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