ATC codes: M03AC03
Muscle relaxants ICD11 code: XM1638330014
Parenteral > General injections > IV: 10 mg in vial powder for injection (vecuronium bromide)
EML status history
Also recommended for children
Medicines within the same pharmacological class can be used
Therapeutic alternatives limitations
Therapeutic alternatives to be reviewed
Therapeutic alternatives limitations for EMLc
Therapeutic alternatives: atracurium
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Summary of evidence and Expert Committee recommendations
Following the review of the age-appropriateness of formulations on the EMLc, the Expert Committee recommended that atracurium be specified as a therapeutic alternative to vecuronium on the complementary list of the EMLc.