Flumazenil

BT_GS 1.34

Somebody on a committee I was serving on participated in the initial trials of Flumazenil. When their trial found a negative result, their research funding was immediately cut. Correlation does not imply causation of course.

T/F Flumazenil is a partial agonist at the benzodiazepine receptor

T/F The duration of action of flumazenil is 30 to 60 minutes

T/F Flumazenil reverses the amnesia but not the anxiolysis induced by midazolam

T/F The dose of flumazenil is 2mg/kg

T/F Flumazenil typically reverses the CNS effects of benzodiazepines after 6 to 12 minutes