atropine sulfate


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atropine sulfate

[′a·trə‚pēn ′səl‚fāt]
(pharmacology)
C34H48N2O10S In the hydrate form the compound is either granules or powder; melting point is 190-194°C; used as an anticholinergic drug for humans and as an anticholinergic drug and smooth muscle relaxant drug for animals.
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In conjunction, Diphenoxylate Hydrochloride and Atropine Sulfate Tablets, USP are classified as a Schedule V controlled substance.
Plasma glucose (mg/dL) levels of rats 30 min pretreated iv with saline (C), 1 or 5 mg/kg atropine sulfate (AT1 and AT5, respectively) and then iv treated with vehicle (V), 0.25 U or 1 U/kg insulin (0.25 U and 1 U, respectively).
In addition, Atropine Sulfate, Calcium Chloride and Labetalol Hydrochloride are available on the National Drug Shortage list.
A temporal bursitis was treated in a cow elephant by radical bursectomy under standing sedation using a mixture of Xylazine and Ketamine, premedicated with Atropine sulfate and local infiltration.
In the event of atrioventricular block, intravenous atropine sulfate can usually restore sinus rhythm, but in some refractory cases, vasopressor agents or a temporary pacemaker may be needed (5).
Atropine sulfate injection (Baxter Health Care, Deerfield, IL) was given at a dose of 0.2 mg/kg, iv,; the histamine [H.sub.1]-antagonist diphenhydramine hydrochloride (Elkins-Sinn Inc., Cherry Hill, NJ) was diluted in PBS and given at a dose of 2 mg/kg, iv.