Cyclopropane (Cyclopropanum) - a drug. Apply cyclopropane for inhalation narcosis with the help of anaesthesia apparatus. Anaesthesia comes quickly, without the Express excitation; after inhalation patients Wake up quickly. In overdose can cause respiratory and heart of oppression. The release form: steel cylinders orange containing 0.5, 1 and 2 litres of liquid cyclopropane under pressure 5 ATM. Cm. also Drugs.

Cyclopropane (Cyclopropanum) as a tool for inhalation narcosis; trimethylene. Gaseous substance, flammable; mixtures with air, oxygen and nitrogen oxide explosive. Cyclopropane used in a mixture with oxygen with the help of anaesthesia apparatus (by closed method). When the concentration in a mixture of about 6-8% cyclopropane causes analgesia, about 8-10% - stop consciousness, 18 - about 25% - surgical stage narcosis, about 35-40% and above - sharp oppression or respiratory arrest. Surgical stage narcosis very quickly after 1-3 minutes, without the effects of excitation. The awakening - a few minutes after the cessation of gas supply. Cyclopropane used both for input and for the narcosis in combination with other drugs (nitrogen oxide, ethyl ester) and muscle. The cyclopropane narcosis is not contraindicated in diseases of the lungs, liver and diabetes. When using cyclopropane, you cannot enter the adrenaline and noradrenaline. As a side effect sometimes seen irregular heart beat (arrhythmia, atrial fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia). Cm. also Drugs.