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Vecuronium

Known as: Piperidinium, 1-((2Beta,3alpha,5alpha,16beta,17beta)-3,17-bis(acetyloxy)-2-(1-piperidinyl)androstan-16-yl)-1-methyl-, Vercuronium 
A synthetic, intermediate-acting mono-quaternary steroid and non-depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent, with muscle relaxant activity. Vecuronium… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND: Sugammadex, a specifically designed &ggr;-cyclodextrin, is a selective relaxant binding drug that rapidly reverses… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background:Sugammadex rapidly reverses rocuronium-induced neuromuscular block. This study explored the dose–response relation of… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Background:  The gender aspect in pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of anesthetics has attracted little attention. Knowledge… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have investigated residual block after anaesthesia which included the use of the neuromuscular blocking agent vecuronium but… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Background: After anaesthesia involving pancuronium a high incidence of both residual neuromuscular block and postoperative… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BackgroundSuccinylcholine has been the agent of choice when clinical conditions require emergency airway protection during a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BackgroundA previous study has demonstrated a decrease in the hypoxic ventilatory response in volunteers partially paralyzed with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND The muscle relaxant vecuronium is sometimes administered to facilitate mechanical ventilation. Neuromuscular paralysis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The relationships between cytochrome oxidase blobs, ocular-dominance columns, and iso-orientation domains, subsystems underlying… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We compared the duration of action and recovery times for vecuronium in normothermic and mildly hypothermic patients. Ten… Expand
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