Pralidoxine mesylate


Background

Pralidoxine mesylate injection (20% w/v (P2S)

P2S (Pralidoxime mesylate) is an antidote to poisoning by organophosphate pesticides and sarin and other nerve agents. More detailed indications and therapeutic effects of Pralidoxine in such cases are available from the Toxbase website.


Content by Dr Íomhar O' Sullivan 11/03/2004. Reviewed by Dr ÍOS 18/05/2005, 13/05/2007. Next review 13/05/2008