Hofmann’s Degradation in Anesthesia: Implications, Risks, and Clinical Considerations

Neuromuscular blocking agents (NMBAs) are vital tools in the field of anesthesia, facilitating muscle relaxation during surgical procedures. A comprehensive understanding of these agents, their metabolic pathways, and potential risks is crucial for anesthesiologists to ensure safe and effective administration. One metabolic process of particular importance is Hofmann’s degradation, also known as Hofmann elimination, which … Read more