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Succinylcholine - GOOD INFO about SUCCINYLCHOLINE Read this story?

Posted 26 Jun 2013 by thirdwolff 4 answers

I had a horrible experience coming out of my first surgery in 2000 (tonsillectomy) in CA. My arms were flailing and I felt like I was seizuring, i couldn't breathe, panicky and couldn't talk in order to tell people what I was experiencing. The nurses rushed me to the recovery room, put ...

How long does the effects of Succinylcholine last?

Posted 26 Oct 2015 by looloo1122 1 answer

After a routine D&C, I had muscle myalgia. 5 days later and I am still not 100%. Any one know?

Is it traceable during a postmortem exam?

Posted 13 Sep 2009 by suzielaw827 1 answer

Information gathering for a suspense novel.

What is a safe dose of succinylcholine? How does it mix with other anesthetics?

Posted 16 Aug 2009 by RaySue 2 answers

I was to have surgery - I was given 6 different anesthetics, including succinylcholine. I coded on the table.

How long will the numbness and weakness last in my legs and feet after having succinylcholine?

Posted 15 Apr 2014 by Opie12 1 answer

I was at hospital for low potassium level and was giving succinylcholine IV push by error. Med was ordered for patient needing to have vent insertion. It has been three days my legs and feet continue to be numb and very weak. I also have some difficulty breathing and chest pain is this normal.

Is it possible that succinylcholine allergy can be related to onset of fibromyalgia?

Posted 9 Jan 2016 by ArtemisMoon 2 answers

At age 15yrs, (1975) I had surgery on my knee. Was to be in Hosp 2-3 days but for unknown reasons after the surgery, very severe muscle pain and weakness caused me to be hospitalized for a week. Was given physical therapy and pain meds and then released. No further explanations. In 1980, I had a ...

Is Succinylcholine ever used for animals?

Posted 30 Nov 2009 by lelkins25 1 answer

What side effects would occur if the sux injection was accidentally ingested?

Posted 20 Apr 2014 by saramc 1 answer

I was wondering what side effects/symptoms would occur with the ingestion - whether mistakenly or accidentally - of succinylcholine chloride injection and how severe they would be.

Spinal Cord Trauma - why would a patient use succinylcholine?

Posted 18 Nov 2009 by Par64is 1 answer

Muscle relaxing drugs are adminstered to a patien during major surgery. Research two drugs commonly used in general major surgery give their common and chemical names.

Can I be allergic to Succinylcholine?

Posted 13 Feb 2010 by loveisfate 1 answer

My father recently told me that he had surgery (I forgot what type) and flatlined. They revived him and he was later told that he had a reaction from the "succinylcholine"-a muscle paralyzing anesthesia. So when i went to go visit him, they (him and his wife) told me to inform my doctors, ...

What is the test to see if you have the enzyme (s) to "burn off" the succinylcholine called?

Posted 4 Feb 2011 by HLRM 1 answer

When I was revived after receiving succinylcholine during the birth of my daughter 28 years ago in William Beaumont Hospital, I was given a test I THOUGHT was called a succinylcholinease, as were other female members of my family. 3 of us were told that we did not have the enzyme to "burn it ...

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