Flashcards in Anesthesia Deck (11):
What is a major side effect of narcotic analgesics?
Depression of the respiratory system.
Name a inhalation anesthetic.
What is hypoxia?
What is diffusion hypoxia?
Temporary oxygen deficiency
Name two anti anxiety drugs used for sedation.
Diazepam and midazolam
What is antagonist- narcotic analgesic?
they block the brain’s neurotransmitters
What is agonist? (Narcotic analgesic)
mimic the effects of neurotransmitters naturally found in the human brain.
Adverse reactions to iv barbiturates are? (3)
How long can Propofol's be used after being opened?
Name a dissociative anesthetic.