Ultane

Ultane which is also called Sevoflurane,, is a sweet-smelling, nonflammable, highly used for induction and maintenance of anesthesia. This medication is an anesthetic. It is used during surgical procedures. The effects of sevoflurane on the displacement of drugs from serum and tissue proteins have not been investigated.

Other fluorinated volatile anesthetics have been shown to displace drugs from serum and tissue proteins in vitro. The clinical significance of this is unknown. Clinical studies have shown no untoward effects when sevoflurane is administered to patients taking drugs that are highly bound and have a small volume of distribution such as phenytoin. This medicine is manufactured by Abbott Laboratories.

How to Use Ultane Inhalation
? The concentration of Ultane being delivered from a vaporizer during anesthesia should be known.
? This may be accomplished by using a vaporizer calibrated specifically for Ultane. The administration of general anesthesia must be individualized based on the patient’s response.
? Ultane can be administered with any type of anesthesia circuit.
Cautions before Use Ultane Inhalation
? People with a history of Liver problems should avoid this medicine.
? Patients who have kidney diseases should not take this medicine.
? If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
? if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
? if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
? if you have liver or kidney problems or seizures

Ultane Inhalation Side Effects
The side effects which may occur with Ultane are as follows:
? Anxiety,
? Chills,
? Breathing trouble,
? Unusual change in amount of urine,
? Seizures,
? Muscle stiffness,
? Fast or irregular heartbeat
? Upset stomach or abdominal pain
? Fatigue
? Yellowing eyes or skin
? Dark urine

Ultane Inhalation Reactions and Overdose
This medicine may react with several medicines like Adalat,Bronitin, Carbex, and other medicines.
In case of Overdose the patient must seek medical attention.

 

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