Pancuronium and the neonate

E. J. Bennett, S. Ramamurthy, F. Y. Dalal, M. R. Salem

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Summary: Pancuronium bromide was used safely as the muscle relaxant for neonatal anaesthesia. No untoward effects were seen and the neuromuscular block was successfully reversed in all patients. The potency ratio of pancuronium as compared with tubocurarine ranged from 9:1 at birth to 6:1 at one month of age.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-78
Number of pages4
JournalBritish Journal of Anaesthesia
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1975

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


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