Sunday, November 24, 2013

Q: What is the optimum time of administrating Nimodipine in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage (SAH)?

Answer: In subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), nimodipine's is use primarily in the prevention of cerebral vasospasm. It should be started within 4 days of a subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) and should be continued for 21 days. Nimodipine is a calcium channel blocker and has selectivity for cerebral vasculature.

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