neostigmine neostigmine

Definition(s):

  • (n) a cholinergic drug (trade name Prostigmin) used to treat some ophthalmic conditions and to treat myasthenia gravis

Usage(s):

  • Then tests indicated that the canteen's flour supply had been laced with seeds of the deadly datura plant, but last week patients treated with the antidote neostigmine showed .

News

  • Flamel Technologies Announces FDA Approval Of Bloxiverz

    Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company's New Drug Application (NDA) for Bloxiverz™ (neostigmine methylsulfate), a drug used intravenously in the operating room for the reversal of the effects of non-depolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents after surgery
    on June 5, 2013     Source: DrugDiscoveryOnline

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