Anectine

Active Ingredient(s): Succinylcholine
FDA Approved: * August 20, 1952
Pharm Company: * SANDOZ
Category: Muscle Relaxer

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Anectine Overview

Suxamethonium chloride, also known as suxamethonium or succinylcholine, is a medication used to cause short-term paralysis as part of general anesthesia.[1] This is done to help with tracheal intubation or electroconvulsive therapy.[1] It is given either by injection into a vein or muscle.[2] When used in a vein onset of action is generally within one minute and effects last for up to 10 minutes.[2] Common side effects include lo...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Succinylcholine
  • Injection: 100mg/ml, 1gm/vial, 20mg/ml, 500mg/vial, 50mg/ml
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Anectine: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0781-3009 Anectine 20 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Solution by Sandoz Inc
  • 0781-3411 Anectine 20 mg/ml Intramuscular; Intravenous; Parenteral Injection, Solution by Sandoz Inc

Other drugs which contain Succinylcholine or a similar ingredient: (3 results)






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