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CISATRACURIUM BESYLATE Indications and Usage (cisatracurium besylate)

1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE

Cisatracurium Besylate Injection is indicated:

  • as an adjunct to general anesthesia to facilitate tracheal intubation in adults and in pediatric patients 1 month to 12 years of age
  • to provide skeletal muscle relaxation in adults during surgical procedures or during mechanical ventilation in the ICU
  • to provide skeletal muscle relaxation during surgical procedures via infusion in pediatric patients 2 years and older

Limitations of Use

Cisatracurium Besylate Injection is not recommended for rapid sequence endotracheal intubation due to the time required for its onset of action.

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