Table 1

Data of the patients regarding the time between initial administration of TKX anaesthesia intramuscularly to the time, if needed, when a redose was necessary

Weight of patientInitial dose intramuscular (ml)RedoseRedose time fromRedoseTotal anaesthesia
Necessary?Initial (minutes)AmountProcedure time (minutes)
251.1No27
311.5No20
80.35No30
220.96No33
190.84No27
80.35No40
251.1No32
200.88Yes250.4499
281.24Yes401.2474
220.96Yes30 and 800.48 and 0.4866
150.66No30
100.44No83
180.79Yes230.4552
281.23Yes1575
200.9Yes150.4538
  • Average redose time: 24.7 minutes.

  • Average anaesthesia time: 48.4 minutes.

  • Percentage of patients requiring redose: 40 per cent.