doxapram


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doxapram

(ˈdɒksəˌpræm)
n
a drug used to stimulate the respiratory process
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If future studies show that hypoxemia is a cause of adverse outcomes, it may be a preventable cause--perhaps with caffeine therapy, specific ventilator strategies, or doxapram administration, the researchers said.
Comparison of the acute effects on gas exchange of nasal ventilation and doxapram in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Effects of doxapram on hypercapnic response during weaning from mechanical ventilation in COPD patients.