Chemical substances for emergency medicine

2017-07-29T17:59:43+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Midazolam, Salbutamol, Orciprenaline, Lidocaine, Morphine, Nitroglycerin, Sodium bicarbonate, Dexamethasone, Furosemide, Heparin, Metoprolol, Haloperidol, Naloxone, Propofol, Amiodarone, Lorazepam, Trimedoxime bromide, Terbutaline, Urapidil, Etomidate, Dantrolene, Flumazenil, Hyoscine butylbromide, Obidoxime, Levosalbutamol flashcards Chemical substances for emergency medicine
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  • Midazolam
    Midazolam, marketed under the trade names Versed among others, is a medication used for anesthesia, procedural sedation, trouble sleeping, and severe agitation.
  • Salbutamol
    Salbutamol, also known as albuterol and marketed as Ventolin among other names, is a medication that opens up the medium and large airways in the lungs.
  • Orciprenaline
    Orciprenaline (INN), also known as metaproterenol (USAN), is a bronchodilator used in the treatment of asthma.
  • Lidocaine
    Lidocaine, also known as xylocaine and lignocaine, is a medication used to numb tissue in a specific area and to treat ventricular tachycardia.
  • Morphine
    Morphine is a pain medication of the opiate type which is found naturally in a number of plants and animals.
  • Nitroglycerin
    Nitroglycerin (NG), also known as nitroglycerine, trinitroglycerin (TNG), trinitroglycerine, nitro, glyceryl trinitrate (GTN), or 1,2,3-trinitroxypropane, is a heavy, colorless, oily, explosive liquid most commonly produced by nitrating glycerol with white fuming nitric acid under conditions appropriate to the formation of the nitric acid ester.
  • Sodium bicarbonate
    Sodium bicarbonate (IUPAC name: sodium hydrogen carbonate) is a chemical compound with the formula NaHCO3.
  • Dexamethasone
    Dexamethasone is a type of steroid medication.
  • Furosemide
    Furosemide, sold under the brand name Lasix among others, is a medication used to treat fluid build-up due to heart failure, liver scarring, or kidney disease.
  • Heparin
    Heparin is an injectable blood thinner (anticoagulant).
  • Metoprolol
    Metoprolol, marketed under the tradename Lopressor among others, is a selective β1 receptor blocker medication.
  • Haloperidol
    Haloperidol, marketed under the trade name Haldol among others, is a typical antipsychotic medication.
  • Naloxone
    Naloxone, sold under the brandname Narcan among others, is a medication used to block the effects of opioids, especially in overdose.
  • Propofol
    Propofol, marketed as Diprivan among others, is a short-acting medication that results in a decreased level of consciousness and lack of memory for events.
  • Amiodarone
    Amiodarone is an antiarrhythmic medication used to treat and prevent a number of types of irregular heartbeats.
  • Lorazepam
    Lorazepam, sold under the brand name Ativan among others, is a benzodiazepine medication.
  • Trimedoxime bromide
    Trimedoxime bromide (INN), also known as dipyroxime or TMB-4, is an oxime used in the treatment of organophosphate poisoning.
  • Terbutaline
    Terbutaline (trade names "Bronclyn",Brethine, Bricanyl, Brethaire, or Terbulin) is a β2 adrenergic receptor agonist, used as a "reliever" inhaler in the management of asthma symptoms and as a tocolytic (anti-contraction medication) to delay preterm labor for up to 48 hours.
  • Urapidil
    Urapidil is a sympatholytic antihypertensive drug.
  • Etomidate
    Etomidate (USAN, INN, BAN) (marketed as Amidate) is a short-acting intravenous anaesthetic agent used for the induction of general anaesthesia and sedation for short procedures such as reduction of dislocated joints, tracheal intubation, and cardioversion.
  • Dantrolene
    Dantrolene sodium is a postsynaptic muscle relaxant that lessens excitation-contraction coupling in muscle cells.
  • Flumazenil
    Flumazenil (also known as flumazepil, code name Ro 15-1788) is a selective benzodiazepine receptor antagonist primarily available by injection only.
  • Hyoscine butylbromide
    Hyoscine butylbromide, also known as scopolamine butylbromide and sold under the brandname Buscopan, is a medication used to treat crampy abdominal pain, renal colic, and bladder spasms.
  • Obidoxime
    Obidoxime is a member of the oxime family used to treat nerve gas poisoning.
  • Levosalbutamol
    Levosalbutamol, also known as levalbuterol, is a short-acting β2 adrenergic receptor agonist used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).