Medical Information
United States
 

In order to provide you with relevant and meaningful content we need to know more about you.

Please choose the category that best describes you.

This content is intended for U.S. Healthcare Professionals. Would you like to proceed?

If you provide additional keywords, you may be able to browse through our database of Scientific Response Documents.

Our scientific content is evidence-based, scientifically balanced and non-promotional. It undergoes rigorous internal medical review and is updated regularly to reflect new information.

ketamine hydrochloride injection, USP Clinical Studies

14 CLINICAL STUDIES

Ketamine Hydrochloride Injection has been studied in over 12,000 operative and diagnostic procedures, involving over 10,000 patients in 105 separate studies. During the course of these studies, Ketamine Hydrochloride Injection was administered as the sole general anesthetic, as an induction agent prior to administration of other general anesthetics, or to supplement other anesthetic agents.

Ketamine Hydrochloride Injection has been evaluated during the following procedures:

  1. debridement, dressing changes, and skin grafting in burn patients, as well as other superficial surgical procedures.
  2. neurodiagnostic procedures such as myelograms and lumbar punctures.
  3. diagnostic and operative procedures of the ear, nose, and mouth, including dental extractions.
  4. sigmoidoscopy and minor surgery of the anus and rectum, and circumcision.
  5. extraperitoneal procedures, such as dilatation and curettage.
  6. orthopedic procedures such as closed reductions, manipulations, femoral pinning, amputations, and biopsies.
  7. cardiac catheterization procedures.
Did you find an answer to your question? Yes No
Did you find an answer to your question? Yes No
Didn’t find what you were looking for? Contact us.
Report Adverse Event