2-PAM


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2-PAM2-Pralidoxime (enzyme that reverses cholinesterase inhibition)
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8%) showed significant recovery of brain ChE function after incubation with 2-PAM.
The antidote is the immediate intramuscular injection of 2 milligrams of atropine combined with 2-PAM chloride.
A hemostatic dressing to rapidly stop battlefield bleeding; * A reactive skin decontaminating lotion to neutralize and remove nerve and mustard gases from exposed skin; and, * An auto injector device to quickly deliver intramuscular doses of atropine and 2-PAM (Pralidoxime Chloride), a combination nerve agent antidote.