The medicine cisatracurium besylate is a nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocker indicated:
- As an adjunct to general anesthesia in order to facilitate tracheal intubation in adults & in pediatric patients aged 1 month to 12 years.
- To provide skeletal muscle relaxation during surgery in adults and in pediatric patients aged 2 to 12 years as a bolus or infusion maintenance.
- For mechanical ventilation in the ICU in adults.
From which class of drug Cisatracurium Besylate belongs?
Cisatracurium Besylate specifically belongs to the class of drugs named nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocker.
What are the different brands of cisatracurium Besylate in India?
Cisartacil- Neon Lab. Ltd.
Cisatra- Themis Medicare Ltd
What are commonly reported side effects?
The commonly reported side effects due to cisatracurium infusion are rash, bradycardia, hypotension, flushing, and bronchospasm.
How should Cisatracurium Besylate be administered?
The recommended dose of cisatracurium may be administered by bolus dose or infusion.
How does Cisatracurium Besylate work?
This medicine binds competitively to the cholinergic receptors on the motor end-plate to antagonize the action of the acetylcholine, resulting in the blockade of neuromuscular transmission. This action is antagonized by the acetylcholinesterase inhibitors such as neostigmine.
How much does cisatracurium besylate cost?
For cisatracurium price in India, you must need to contact any authorized pharmacy because in the market there are many sellers available who can offer you at a cheaper rate but it might be possible that it is not genuine, so be careful while purchasing.
From where can I buy Cisatracurium Besylate?
You can buy Cisatracurium Besylate from any authorized whole-seller after getting a prescription from a qualified doctor. It is always better to check the credential of the whole-seller/supplier/exporter before buying the product. The buyer should check the existing law in their home country before importing the product.