Halothane

What is Halothane?

It is an inhalational general anesthetic. It is the only inhalational anesthetic agent containing a bromine atom; several other halogenated anesthesia agents lack the bromine atom and do contain the fluorine and chlorine atoms present in halothane. It is colorless and pleasant-smelling, but unstable in light.

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what is the purpose of administering benzodiazepine and an opioid analgesic if halothane is able to induce...

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Anesthesia is defined as Loss of feeling or awareness.

But during surgical procedures, surgeons prefer to have a patient not able to...

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I assume that you were suffering from chronic hepatitis due to Hepatitis C infection. However, it is not...

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I took adderall about 17 1/2 hours before my procedure (which is tomorrow morning). Its is a 20 mg instant and tomorrow I am having an endoscopy to...

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