Wafermine : ketamine wafers

Wafermine is a novel wafer preparation of ketamine for sublingual use. Its available to hospitals in Australia under a special access regulation and initial approved indication is post operative analgesia.
Ketamine Wafers Br J Clin Pharmacol

Wafermine Presriber Information- May 2017

Procedural sedation pearls: Ketamine — Don’t Forget the Bubbles

You can keep staring at the 3 year old’s deep eyebrow laceration, desperate to glue it, but you know it needs to be sutured. Now what? Injured or distressed children present us with difficulties in the emergency department. Children experience a more intense physical and emotional reaction to painful or threatening procedures than adults.…

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