Edrophonium (Injection Route)Drug Information provided by: Micromedex
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Edrophonium injection is used to help diagnose myasthenia gravis (severe muscle weakness) and may be used to help select the proper treatment for the disease. It is also used to reverse the effects of certain muscle relaxants (eg, gallamine, tubocurarine) during surgery or after an overdose of the muscle relaxant. Edrophonium is an anticholinesterase agent.
This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of a doctor.
This product is available in the following dosage forms: