PANCURONIUM

PANCURONIUM

Brand Name & Strength

Pancuronium Bromide-Fresenius 4 mg/2 ml

Reconstitution

Not required

Further Dilution

Not required

Diluent

NS, D5, lactated Ringer’s solution

Administration & Infusion rate

IV ICU: 0.05 – 0.1 mg/kg bolus followed by 0.8 – 1.7 mcg/kg/min once initial recovery from bolus observed or 0.1 – 0.2 mg/kg every 1 – 3 hr

Storage & Stability

RT

(<25 oC)

Fridge

(2 – 8 oC)

After Reconstitution

- -

After dilution

48 hr -

Remarks

Use ideal body weight for obese patients. Contains benzyl alcohol, avoid use in children under two years of age.