Rocuronium is used for skeletal mucle relaxation during surgery.
How it works
Rocuronium is a competitive neuromuscular blocker that acts by blocking the binding of acetylcholine to receptors on the motor endplate, inhibiting depolarisation.
Common side effects
Nausea, Apnea (absence of breathing), Ecg changes, Hiccup, Hypersensitivity reaction, Increased blood pressure, Decreased blood pressure, Injection site reaction, Muscle weakness, Tachycardia, Wheezing, Itching