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Class
Inhalational Anesthetic
Mechanism of Action
CNS depressant
Onset / Duration
Immediate / 2 – 5 minutes after cessation
Indications
Pain secondary to trauma / burn, renal calculi
Contraindications
cannot comprehend verbal instructions, intoxicated with alcohol or drugs, head-injury associated with altered LOC, COPD, thoracic injury, abdominal pain suggestive of bowel obstruction, hypoxic
Precautions
Ventilate the patient compartment well
Side Effects
Delirium
Interactions
None
Dosage
50% NO / 50% O2