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Suprane Drug Description
Suprane
(desflurane, USP) Volatile Liquid for Inhalation
DRUG DESCRIPTION
SUPRANE, a nonflammable liquid administered via vaporizer, is a general inhalation anesthetic. It is (±)1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethyl difluoromethyl ether:
Some physical constants are:








Some physical constants are:



Molecular weight
168.04


Specific gravity (at 20°C/4°C)
1.465


Vapor pressure in mm Hg
669 mm Hg @ 20°C


 
731 mm Hg @ 22°C


 
757 mm Hg @


 
22.8°C (boiling point;1atm)


 
764 mm Hg @ 23°C


 
798 mm Hg @ 24°C


 
869 mm Hg @ 26°C



Partition coefficients at 37°C:



Blood/Gas
0.424


Olive Oil/Gas
18.7


Brain/Gas
0.54



Mean Component/Gas Partition Coefficients:



Polypropylene (Y piece)
6.7


Polyethylene (circuit tube)
16.2


Latex rubber (bag)
19.3


Latex rubber (bellows)
10.4


Polyvinylchloride
34.7


(endotracheal tube)
 



SUPRANE is nonflammable as defined by the requirements of International Electrotechnical
Commission 601-2-13.
SUPRANE is a colorless, volatile liquid below 22.8°C. Data indicate that SUPRANE is stable when stored under normal room lighting conditions according to instructions.
SUPRANE is chemically stable. The only known degradation reaction is through prolonged direct contact with soda lime producing low levels of fluoroform (CHF3). The amount of CHF3 obtained is similar to that produced with MAC-equivalent doses of isoflurane. No discernible degradation occurs in the presence of strong acids.
SUPRANE does not corrode stainless steel, brass, aluminum, anodized aluminum, nickel plated brass, copper, or beryllium.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/27/2010




Suprane Drug Description
Suprane
(desflurane, USP) Volatile Liquid for Inhalation
DRUG DESCRIPTION
SUPRANE, a nonflammable liquid administered via vaporizer, is a general inhalation anesthetic. It is (±)1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethyl difluoromethyl ether:
Some physical constants are:








Some physical constants are:



Molecular weight
168.04


Specific gravity (at 20°C/4°C)
1.465


Vapor pressure in mm Hg
669 mm Hg @ 20°C


 
731 mm Hg @ 22°C


 
757 mm Hg @


 
22.8°C (boiling point;1atm)


 
764 mm Hg @ 23°C


 
798 mm Hg @ 24°C


 
869 mm Hg @ 26°C



Partition coefficients at 37°C:



Blood/Gas
0.424


Olive Oil/Gas
18.7


Brain/Gas
0.54



Mean Component/Gas Partition Coefficients:



Polypropylene (Y piece)
6.7


Polyethylene (circuit tube)
16.2


Latex rubber (bag)
19.3


Latex rubber (bellows)
10.4


Polyvinylchloride
34.7


(endotracheal tube)
 



SUPRANE is nonflammable as defined by the requirements of International Electrotechnical
Commission 601-2-13.
SUPRANE is a colorless, volatile liquid below 22.8°C. Data indicate that SUPRANE is stable when stored under normal room lighting conditions according to instructions.
SUPRANE is chemically stable. The only known degradation reaction is through prolonged direct contact with soda lime producing low levels of fluoroform (CHF3). The amount of CHF3 obtained is similar to that produced with MAC-equivalent doses of isoflurane. No discernible degradation occurs in the presence of strong acids.
SUPRANE does not corrode stainless steel, brass, aluminum, anodized aluminum, nickel plated brass, copper, or beryllium.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/27/2010




Suprane Drug Description
Suprane
(desflurane, USP) Volatile Liquid for Inhalation
DRUG DESCRIPTION
SUPRANE, a nonflammable liquid administered via vaporizer, is a general inhalation anesthetic. It is (±)1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethyl difluoromethyl ether:
Some physical constants are:








Some physical constants are:



Molecular weight
168.04


Specific gravity (at 20°C/4°C)
1.465


Vapor pressure in mm Hg
669 mm Hg @ 20°C


 
731 mm Hg @ 22°C


 
757 mm Hg @


 
22.8°C (boiling point;1atm)


 
764 mm Hg @ 23°C


 
798 mm Hg @ 24°C


 
869 mm Hg @ 26°C



Partition coefficients at 37°C:



Blood/Gas
0.424


Olive Oil/Gas
18.7


Brain/Gas
0.54



Mean Component/Gas Partition Coefficients:



Polypropylene (Y piece)
6.7


Polyethylene (circuit tube)
16.2


Latex rubber (bag)
19.3


Latex rubber (bellows)
10.4


Polyvinylchloride
34.7


(endotracheal tube)
 



SUPRANE is nonflammable as defined by the requirements of International Electrotechnical
Commission 601-2-13.
SUPRANE is a colorless, volatile liquid below 22.8°C. Data indicate that SUPRANE is stable when stored under normal room lighting conditions according to instructions.
SUPRANE is chemically stable. The only known degradation reaction is through prolonged direct contact with soda lime producing low levels of fluoroform (CHF3). The amount of CHF3 obtained is similar to that produced with MAC-equivalent doses of isoflurane. No discernible degradation occurs in the presence of strong acids.
SUPRANE does not corrode stainless steel, brass, aluminum, anodized aluminum, nickel plated brass, copper, or beryllium.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/27/2010




Suprane Drug Description
Suprane
(desflurane, USP) Volatile Liquid for Inhalation
DRUG DESCRIPTION
SUPRANE, a nonflammable liquid administered via vaporizer, is a general inhalation anesthetic. It is (±)1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethyl difluoromethyl ether:
Some physical constants are:








Some physical constants are:



Molecular weight
168.04


Specific gravity (at 20°C/4°C)
1.465


Vapor pressure in mm Hg
669 mm Hg @ 20°C


 
731 mm Hg @ 22°C


 
757 mm Hg @


 
22.8°C (boiling point;1atm)


 
764 mm Hg @ 23°C


 
798 mm Hg @ 24°C


 
869 mm Hg @ 26°C



Partition coefficients at 37°C:



Blood/Gas
0.424


Olive Oil/Gas
18.7


Brain/Gas
0.54



Mean Component/Gas Partition Coefficients:



Polypropylene (Y piece)
6.7


Polyethylene (circuit tube)
16.2


Latex rubber (bag)
19.3


Latex rubber (bellows)
10.4


Polyvinylchloride
34.7


(endotracheal tube)
 



SUPRANE is nonflammable as defined by the requirements of International Electrotechnical
Commission 601-2-13.
SUPRANE is a colorless, volatile liquid below 22.8°C. Data indicate that SUPRANE is stable when stored under normal room lighting conditions according to instructions.
SUPRANE is chemically stable. The only known degradation reaction is through prolonged direct contact with soda lime producing low levels of fluoroform (CHF3). The amount of CHF3 obtained is similar to that produced with MAC-equivalent doses of isoflurane. No discernible degradation occurs in the presence of strong acids.
SUPRANE does not corrode stainless steel, brass, aluminum, anodized aluminum, nickel plated brass, copper, or beryllium.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/27/2010




Suprane Drug Description
Suprane
(desflurane, USP) Volatile Liquid for Inhalation
DRUG DESCRIPTION
SUPRANE, a nonflammable liquid administered via vaporizer, is a general inhalation anesthetic. It is (±)1,2,2,2-tetrafluoroethyl difluoromethyl ether:
Some physical constants are:








Some physical constants are:



Molecular weight
168.04


Specific gravity (at 20°C/4°C)
1.465


Vapor pressure in mm Hg
669 mm Hg @ 20°C


 
731 mm Hg @ 22°C


 
757 mm Hg @


 
22.8°C (boiling point;1atm)


 
764 mm Hg @ 23°C


 
798 mm Hg @ 24°C


 
869 mm Hg @ 26°C



Partition coefficients at 37°C:



Blood/Gas
0.424


Olive Oil/Gas
18.7


Brain/Gas
0.54



Mean Component/Gas Partition Coefficients:



Polypropylene (Y piece)
6.7


Polyethylene (circuit tube)
16.2


Latex rubber (bag)
19.3


Latex rubber (bellows)
10.4


Polyvinylchloride
34.7


(endotracheal tube)
 



SUPRANE is nonflammable as defined by the requirements of International Electrotechnical
Commission 601-2-13.
SUPRANE is a colorless, volatile liquid below 22.8°C. Data indicate that SUPRANE is stable when stored under normal room lighting conditions according to instructions.
SUPRANE is chemically stable. The only known degradation reaction is through prolonged direct contact with soda lime producing low levels of fluoroform (CHF3). The amount of CHF3 obtained is similar to that produced with MAC-equivalent doses of isoflurane. No discernible degradation occurs in the presence of strong acids.
SUPRANE does not corrode stainless steel, brass, aluminum, anodized aluminum, nickel plated brass, copper, or beryllium.
Last reviewed on RxList: 4/27/2010





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