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.
2-PAM (Pralidoxime (b)) was injected at the dose rate of 30 mg/kg intravenously as loading dose and at dose rate of 15 mg/kg intramuscularly as a maintenance dose after 6 hours supported with 10 ml of Antihistaminic drug (Anistamin (a)) and 15 ml of Vitamin B-complex (Tribivet (a)) for three consecutive days (Buckley et al.
The antidote is the immediate intramuscular injection of 2 milligrams of atropine combined with 2-PAM chloride.