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Descriptor English:   Halothane 
Descriptor Spanish:   Halotano 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Halotano 
Synonyms English:   1,1,1-Trifluoro-2-Chloro-2-Bromoethane
Tree Number:   D02.455.526.340
Definition English:   A nonflammable, halogenated, hydrocarbon anesthetic that provides relatively rapid induction with little or no excitement. Analgesia may not be adequate. NITROUS OXIDE is often given concomitantly. Because halothane may not produce sufficient muscle relaxation, supplemental neuromuscular blocking agents may be required. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1994, p178) 
Pharmacological Action:   Anesthetics, Inhalation
History Note English:   BROMCHLORTRIFLUORETHANE was see HALOTHANE 1978-94 
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Record Number:   6375 
Unique Identifier:   D006221 

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