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Suprane: Inhalation vapour, liquid (99.9%)

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What is this Medicine?

DESFLURANE (des FLOO rane) is a medicine that you breathe to help reduce any pain from a procedure or surgery.

In-Depth Information

Suprane 99.9% Liquid for Inhalation

NDC: 100190641
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
General Anesthesia Induction, General Anesthesia Maintenance

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Suprane 99.9% Liquid for Inhalation

Reported Side Effects for Suprane 99.9% Liquid for Inhalation

Liver Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Attack Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Abnormal Heart Rhythm Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Lightheadedness Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hypoxia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Fever Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Distressed Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Malignant Hyperthermia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Bleeding Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Sore Throat Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Extra Saliva Production Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Headache Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Slow Heart Beat Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Vocal Cord Spasm Incidence:
3.0-10.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Cough Incidence:
3.0-34.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Mucus Produced In Lung Incidence:
3.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Decreased Breathing Incidence:
3.0-15.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
16.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
27.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

SECOND Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

THIRD Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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