doxapram


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doxapram

(ˈdɒksəˌpræm)
n
a drug used to stimulate the respiratory process
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It was pretreated with butorphanol (1 mg/kg IM), doxapram (2 mg/kg IM), and cefazolin (40 mg/kg IV) and then induced and maintained under anesthesia with isoflurane as above.
Doxapram Treatment for Apnea of Prematurity: A Systematic Review.
Cupa, "Effects of doxapram on hypercapnic response during weaning from mechanical ventilation in COPD patients," CHEST, vol.
(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.