doxapram


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doxapram

(ˈdɒksəˌpræm)
n
a drug used to stimulate the respiratory process
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Comparison of the acute effects on gas exchange of nasal ventilation and doxapram in acute excaerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
2) Other drugs like Magnesium, Doxapram, Diazepam and Nitroglycerin have been used, but their efficacy has not been established.
If future studies determine that hypoxemia is a cause of adverse outcomes, it may be a preventable cause--perhaps with caffeine therapy, specific ventilator strategies, or doxapram administration, Dr.