Active Ingredient(s): Methoxyflurane
FDA Approved: * May 4, 1962
Pharm Company: * ABBOTT
Category: Anesthetic

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

Penthrane Overview

Methoxyflurane, sold under the brand name Penthrox among others, is an inhaled medication primarily used to reduce pain following trauma.[3][4] It may also be used for short episodes of pain as a result of medical procedures.[2] Onset of pain relief is rapid and of a short duration.[2] Use is only recommended with direct medical supervision.[3] Common side effects include anxiety, headache, sleepiness, cough, and ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Liquid: 99.9%, 99.90%
  • Solution: 0.6mg/kg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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