Rocuronium (Zemuron, Esmeron)

Indications


Pharmacology

Metabolism

  • Hepatic: excreted in bile

Administration

  • IV (Load/Intubation): 0.6 mg kg
  • Onset: 75 sec
  • Duration of Action: 33 min

Dose Adjustment

  • Hepatic:
  • Renal:

Reversal of Neuromuscular Blockade


Adverse Effects

Allergic/Immunologic Adverse Effects

Anaphylactoid Reaction (see Anaphylaxis, Anaphylaxis)

  • Epidemiology: more common than with pancuronium/vecuronium

Other Adverse Effects

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References

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