Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 18th, 1999
F.K. Puhringer, of the University of Innsbruck, Austria, and associates divided equally 12 gynecological patients into two groups: those with normal weight and those of obese weight. The women were administered 0.6 mg/kg1 rocuronium ("Pharmacokinetics of Rocuronium Bromide in Obese Female Patients," European Journal of Anesthesiology, August 1999;16(8):507-510).
Venous plasma concentrations were recorded prior to rocuronium administration, various intervals after its administration, and at recovery of single twitch to 25 percent...
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