Magnesium sulfate

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Scientific Name: Magnesium sulfate
Brand Name: Concept Ob, Suprep Bowel Prep Kit, Tis-U-sol
Company Owner: Abraxis pharmaceutical products, Hospira inc
Mechanism Of Action Magnesium is the second most plentiful cation of the intracellular fluids. It is essential for the activity of many enzyme systems and plays an important role with regard to neurochemical transmission and muscular excitability. Magnesium sulfate reduces striated muscle contractions and blocks peripheral neuromuscular transmission by reducing acetylcholine release at the myoneural junction. Additionally, Magnesium inhibits Ca
Description of the Drug: Magnesium sulfate is a drug used to treat convulsions during pregnancy, nephritis in children, magnesium deficiency, and tetany.
Protein Data Bank: Not Available
Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00653