Pavulon

DRUG DESCRIPTION

PAVULONŽ (pancuronium bromide) injection is a nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agent chemically designated as the aminosteroid 2 ?, 16 ? - dipiperidino-5?-androstane3?, 17-? diol diacetate dimethobromide.

The structural formula is:

PAVULONŽ
(pancuronium bromide) Structural Formula Illustration

PAVULONŽ (pancuronium bromide injection) is supplied as a sterile, isotonic, nonpyrogenic solution for injection. Each mL contains 1 mg or 2 mg pancuronium bromide, 2 mg sodium acetate and 1% benzyl alcohol as preservative. The solution is adjusted to isotonicity with sodium chloride and to a pH of 4 with acetic acid and/or sodium hydroxide; water is used as the solvent.



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