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  • n. An oxime used in conjunction with atropine to combat poisoning by organophosphates or acetylcholinesterase inhibitors (nerve agents).


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  • Protopam Chloride (pralidoxime chloride), a drug used to treat poisoning by organophosphate pesticides and chemicals has been approved for pediatric use by intravenous (IV) or intramuscular (IM) injections by the


  • The atropine and the pralidoxime chloride injections can counteract the effects of nerve agents and other poisons that could be used in a terrorist attack.

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  • Acute coumaphos toxicosis cattle - antidotal therapy pralidoxime chloride atropine, similar alterations blood serum enzymatic activities



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