Enflurane is a medicine known commercially as Etrane.This medication is an inhaled anesthetic that acts on the nerves and is widely used in surgery.Use of Enflurane may cause a sense of mental confusion up to 3 days after use.
Indications of Enflurane
General anesthesia (induction and maintenance); Caesarean deliveries.
Enflurane Side Effects
Increased blood loss during childbirth; chills; yellowish color on skin and eyes; liver dysfunction; breathing problems; drop in blood pressure; hiccup; Vomit.
Pregnancy risk B ; lactating women; patients who have had unexplained jaundice or fever after anesthesia with this product or other anesthetics.
How to use Enflurane
- Enflurane use is restricted to hospitals. To maintain surgical levels of anesthesia, concentrations of 0.5 to 3% Enflurane may be used.