IX.d

Ventilatory depression - Hypoventilation

May cause acute respiratory failure, a rise in PaCO2 and respiratory acidosis, aspiration, brain damage and death (PMID 25536092). Includes blunted ventilatory reponse to hypoxia and/or hypercarbia. See also under IXi, IXIe, IXa, IXj, IXs

Last update : 13/02/2015
 

Causative drugs

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