Aminophylline frequently is used as a bronchodilator in patients with reversible airway obstruction. Its use during anesthesia, however, is controversial. A patient who was receiving therapeutic doses of aminophylline and who developed sudden supraventricular tachycardia following the administration of pancuronium is described.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Anesthesia and Analgesia|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1982|