bradypnea

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bradypnea

[‚brād·ē′nē·ə]
(medicine)
Abnormal slowness of respiration.
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An RR of 10 bpm or fewer is considered bradypnoea and indicative of respiratory depression.
Bradycardia was defined as a heart rate of less than 50 bpm and bradypnoea as a respiratory rate of less than 10 breaths/minute.
Oral doses of 10 mg/kg produce short-term amnesia and hypotonia, 20 to 30 mg/kg induces sleep and drowsiness, while 50 to 60 mg/kg induces anaesthesia and is associated with hypotonia, nystagmus, bradycardia, hypotension, vomiting, mild hypothermia, bradypnoea and Cheyne-Stokes respiration.