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Biorphen, a Ready-to-Use Phenylephrine Formulation, Now Available

Eton Pharmaceuticals announced the availability of Biorphen (phenylephrine HCl) injection as the first ready-to-use injectable formulation of phenylephrine. Biorphen, an α-1 adrenergic receptor agonist, is indicated for the treatment of clinically important hypotension resulting primarily from vasodilation in the setting of anesthesia. It is supplied as a 0.1mg/mL solution in 5mL single-dose ampules; this corresponds…

Pediatric Anesthesia Does Not Affect Development Outcomes

Researchers examined the correlation between surgical procedures that require general anesthesia before primary school entry and child development in a retrospective sibling-matched cohort study, including sibling pairs aged 5 to 6 years with the same birth mother.