What Are The Uses Of Desflurane?
Desflurane is used as general anesthesia pre surgery and during surgery.
What Are The Side Effects Of Desflurane?
The common side effects of desflurane are:
- Throat irritation
- Lung problems
Some severe ( but rare) side effects are:
- Low blood pressure
- Slow heart beat
- Trouble breathing
Please consult a physician if the symptoms are persistent.
What Are The Contraindications Of Desflurane?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Hyper sensitivity towards the drug desflurane or any other allergies
- High potassium levels in blood
- Duchene muscular dystrophy
- Coronary artery disease (CAD)
- Liver problems