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1

What is a major side effect of narcotic analgesics?

Depression of the respiratory system.

2

Name a inhalation anesthetic.

Nitrous oxide

3

What is hypoxia?

Oxygen deficiency

4

What is diffusion hypoxia?

Temporary oxygen deficiency

5

Name two anti anxiety drugs used for sedation.

Diazepam and midazolam

6

What is antagonist- narcotic analgesic?

they block the brain’s neurotransmitters

7

What is agonist? (Narcotic analgesic)

mimic the effects of neurotransmitters naturally found in the human brain.

8

Adverse reactions to iv barbiturates are? (3)

Apnea
Laryngospasm
Bronchospasm

9

How long can Propofol's be used after being opened?

6 hours

10

Name a dissociative anesthetic.

Ketamine

11

What is hemostasis?

Decreases bleeding.