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Noun1.Brevibloc - intravenous beta blocker (trade name Brevibloc) that acts for only a short time; used primarily for cardiac arrhythmias
beta blocker, beta-adrenergic blocker, beta-adrenergic blocking agent, beta-blocking agent - any of various drugs used in treating hypertension or arrhythmia; decreases force and rate of heart contractions by blocking beta-adrenergic receptors of the autonomic nervous system
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Gensia Sicor is transferring its licensed and proprietary medical products, including the Laryngeal Mask Airway, the GenESA System, Brevibloc and the Feedback Controlled Heparin System into a wholly-owned subsidiary Gensia Automedics.
Gensia Sicor is the exclusive distributor of Brevibloc in Europe under an agreement with Ohmeda Inc.
Pharmaceutical Products Division achieved higher profit due to increased sales of SUPRANE and BREVIBLOC and lower costs.
Sales of our anesthetic agent SUPRANE and cardiovascular drug BREVIBLOC increased significantly, but this strong performance only partly offset the adverse effect on profit from the full year impact of generic competition on FORANE sales.
Expansion of sales and marketing activities for Gensia Laboratories' launch of etoposide and other multi-source injectable products and for the LMA and Brevibloc account for the majority of the increases in selling, general and administrative expenses for the three- and nine-month periods," Hale added.