2005P-0267 Remove from label for propofol (Diprivan) the warning that propofol should be administered only by trained persons
FDA Comment Number : EC15
Submitter : Dr. Randolph Freeman Date & Time: 08/25/2005 11:08:30
Organization : Anesthesia Associates of Belleville, Ltd.
Category : Health Professional
Issue Areas/Comments
Taking propofol out of the venue of professionals trained in anesthesia (MD's and CRNA's) would be an extremely grave mistake. Respiratory sensitivity to propofol varies with individuals and you must or should have someone trained in airway management present when propofol is being administrated.