The Influence of Pancuronium on Primary Conjugated Bile Acids

  • A. Fassoulaki
  • T. Mihas
  • A. Mihas
  • P. Kaniaris
Part of the European Academy of Anaesthesiology book series (ANAESTHESIOLOGY, volume 3)


Experimental studies have been reported in which a prolonged action of steroid neuro-muscular blocking agents followed bile acids administration(1, 2) A prolonged neuro-muscular action of pancuronium has also been detected in patients with biliary obstruction(3).


Bile Acid Bile Salt Biliary Obstruction Serum Bile Acid Pancuronium Bromide 
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    Westra P, Houwertjes MC, Wesseling H and Meijer DKF (1981) Bile salts and neuromuscular blocking agents. Br J Anaesth 53: 407PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Somogy AA, Shanks CA and Triggs EJ (1977) Disposition kinetics of pancuronium bromide in patients with total biliary obstruction. Br J Anaesth 49: 1103CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    Spenney JG, Johnson BJ, Hirschowitz BI, Gibson RG and Mihas AA (1977) A 125I radioimmunoassay for measurement of bile salts. Gastroenterology 72: 30Google Scholar
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  • A. Fassoulaki
  • T. Mihas
  • A. Mihas
  • P. Kaniaris

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