Science Quiz / Local vs. General Anesthetics

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Can you pick the characteristics of local and general anesthetics? Answers can be local (l), general (g) or both (b).

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Can cause respiratory depression as an adverse effect
Topical Administration
Isoflurane
Produces unconsciousness as a therapeutic effect
Can cause methemoglobinemia
IV administration
Nitrous Oxide
amide-type anesthetics
Lidocaine
Can cause bradycardia as an adverse effect
Benzodiazepines
Coadministration of a vasoconstrictor can prolong effects
Work by enhancing transmission at inhibitory synapses and by inhibiting transmission at excitatory synapses
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Procaine
Adverse reactions can include hypotension
Can cause malignant hyperthermia as a side effect
Produces insensitivity to painful stimuli
Halothane
Analgesic
Adverse effects can include seizures
Anesthesia
Barbiturates
ester-type anesthetics
Inhaled Administration
Work by blocking sodium channels in the axon membrane to stop nerve conduction
Administration by Injection

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