anaesthetic agent


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Noun1.anaesthetic agent - a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensationsanaesthetic agent - a drug that causes temporary loss of bodily sensations
drug - a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
general anaesthetic, general anesthetic - an anesthetic that anesthetizes the entire body and causes loss of consciousness
intravenous anesthetic - an anesthetic that produces anesthesia when injected into the circulatory system
local anaesthetic, local anesthetic, topical anaesthetic, topical anesthetic, local - anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
spinal anaesthetic, spinal anesthetic - an anesthetic that is injected into the spine
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Tenders are invited for Antacid Gel With Local Anaesthetic Agent 170/200 Ml Bot
This was a teenage patient who suffered a cardiac arrest after a period of sustained hypotension during an ear, nose and throat procedure; the Committee felt that there had most likely been an absolute overdose of anaesthetic agent.
When used appropriately, propofol is a widely used and useful anaesthetic agent which is used to induce anaesthesia prior to operations and major procedures.
Propofol was used as the induction agent and isoflurane as the anaesthetic agent in conjunction with nitrous oxide and oxygen, all of which are noted to be safe for use in patients with AIP [The European Porphyria Initiative, 2007].
When general anaesthesia is used, muscle relaxation is instead achieved by addition of a neuromuscular blocking agent to the general anaesthetic agent.
SPECIALIST healthcare products company Maelor, which is seeking a partner for the development and marketing of its intravenous general anaesthetic agent micelle propofol, says it is in advanced negotiations with several major international pharmaceutical businesses.
The introduction of cocaine in 1884 as a local anaesthetic agent started an entire new era in medicine.
SPECIALIST healthcare products company Maelor which is seeking a partner for the development and marketing of its intravenous general anaesthetic agent micelle propofol says it is in advanced negotiations with several major international pharmaceutical businesses.
Coroner Samuel Lee said: "He was seen apparently sniffing an anaesthetic agent.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Antacid Gel With Local Anaesthetic Agent 200 Ml Bottle.
The duration of the motor seizure was recorded as the time from the ECT stimulus to the cessation of tonic-clonic motor activity in the 'isolated' arm; the duration was assessed by an observer through a window outside of the operating theatre to blind the observer to the anaesthetic agent used.
The granting of the first patent for the micelle formulation of the anaesthetic agent propofol, which was validated by the clinical trials completed during the year, has given your company an important technology platform.