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Experientia

, Volume 35, Issue 9, pp 1209–1210 | Cite as

The effect of halothane on the action of alcuronium in the dog

  • R. S. Jones
  • R. Heckmann
  • W. Wuersch
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Summary

The effect of halothane on the action of alcuronium on neuromuscular transmission was studied in the intact dog. Electrical and mechanical evoked responses from stimulation of the ulnar nerve were recorded. The administration of 0.5% halothane prolonged the duration of action of alcuronium by about 50%.

Keywords

Halothane Ulnar Nerve Neuromuscular Transmission Alcuronium 
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Copyright information

© Birkhäuser Verlag 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. Jones
    • 1
  • R. Heckmann
    • 1
  • W. Wuersch
    • 1
  1. 1.Veterinärchirurgische Klinik der Universität ZürichZürichSwitzerland

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