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cisatracurium besylate

Known as: (1R,1'R,2R,2'r)-atracurium besylate, (1R,2R)-2-(2-Carboxyethyl)-1,2,3,4-tetrahydro-6,7-dimethoxy-2-methyl-1-veratrylisoquinolinium Benzenesulfonate, Pentamethylene Ester, (1R-cis,1'R-cis)-2,2'-{pentane-1,5-diylbis[oxy(3-oxopropane-3,1-diyl)]}bis[1-(3,4-dimethoxybenzyl)-6,7-dimethoxy-2-methyl-1,2,3,4-tetrahydroisoquinolinium] bisbenzenesulfonate 
A non-depolarizing skeletal muscle relaxant of the benzylisoquinolinium class. Cisatracurium besylate acts as a competitive acetylcholine antagonist… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
Acute lung injury (ALI) affects over 10% of patients hospitalised in critical care, with acute respiratory distress syndrome… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
PurposeSevere ARDS is often associated with refractory hypoxemia, and early identification and treatment of hypoxemia is… Expand
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2016
2016
BACKGROUND Postoperative residual curarization (PORC) is an important complication of neuromuscular blocking drug (NMBD) use… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
IntroductionVentilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) may contribute to the mortality associated with acute respiratory distress… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND In patients undergoing mechanical ventilation for the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS), neuromuscular… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The physiological changes that occur with increasing age can have significant effects on the pharmacokinetics of neuromuscular… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Rapacuronium bromide (rapacuronium; ORG-9487) is a nondepolarising muscle relaxant (NMBA) with a low potency [90% effective dose… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Cisatracurium besilate, one of the 10 stereoisomers that comprise atracurium besilate, is a nondepolarising neuromuscular… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
The pharmacokinetics of 6 new neuromuscular blocking drugs are described. These are the aminosteroids pipecuronium bromide… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The selection and administration of neuromuscular blocking (NMB) drugs in intensive care unit (ICU) patients remain controversial… Expand
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