medetomidine

Definitions

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  • noun A synthetic drug used as both a surgical anesthetic and analgesic, molecular formula C13H16N2.

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Examples

  • Aiming for the big muscle of the drumstick, a researcher shooting a dart gun uses medetomidine, a drug used to tranquilize rhinos and elephants.

    Birdology

  • The anesthetic medetomidine plus ketamine works within minutes.

    Mountain Gorillas: Discovery Channel: Ururabo's Baby: The Intervention

  • Orion's animal sedatives are Dexdomitor ® (medetomidine), Domosedan® (detomidine) and Antisedan Deliveries that commenced in the second quarter of this year following product launches and new distribution agreements in the first quarter strengthened Orion's position in the Nordic veterinary drug market, where Orion is one of the three largest marketers of veterinary drugs.

    Reuters: Press Release

  • University of Gothenburg has succeeded in identifying and describing the gene that controls how barnacles sense and react to medetomidine.

    Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine

  • When the barnacle cyprid larva encounters a surface containing medetomidine the molecule enters the octopamine receptor in the larva.

    Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine

  • When the barnacle cyprid larva encounters a surface containing medetomidine the molecule enters the octopamine receptor in the larva.

    Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine

  • University of Gothenburg has succeeded in identifying and describing the gene that controls how barnacles sense and react to medetomidine.

    Gizmag Emerging Technology Magazine

  • Recipient mice were anaesthetized the same day with an IP injection of ketamine (75 mg / kg) and medetomidine (0.5 mg / kg), and placed under a heat lamp for 5 min.

    PLoS Medicine: New Articles

  • Prior to the surgery all animals received medetomidine (Dormitor® 0.05 mg/kg s. c) as sedative

    PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles

  • (6-12 wk) were anesthetized with an IP injection of ketamine (75 mg / kg) and medetomidine (0.5 mg / kg), placed in a stereotactic apparatus modified for mice, and a hole was drilled in the skull.

    PLoS Medicine: New Articles

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