Enflurane

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Enflurane

(Science: chemical) 2-chloro-1,1,2-trifluoroethyl difluoromethyl ether. An extremely stable inhalation anaesthetic that allows rapid adjustments of anaesthesia depth with little change in pulse or respiratory rate.

Pharmacological action: anaesthetics, inhalation.

chemical name: ethane, 2-chloro-1-(difluoromethoxy)-1,1,2-trifluoro-