Scientific Name: Doxapram
Brand Name: Dopram
Company Owner: Baxter healthcare corp anesthesia and critical care, Bedford laboratories div ben venue laboratories inc, Watson laboratories inc
Mechanism Of Action Doxapram produces respiratory stimulation mediated through the peripheral carotid chemoreceptors. It is thought to stimulate the carotid body by inhibiting certain potassium channels.
Description of the Drug: Doxapram is a short acting respiratory stimulant used to treat acute respiratory insufficiency in COPD patients.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00561