Successful Management of Rocuronium Induced Shock in Combination with Sugammadex and Traditional Therapy


  • Hyun Ho Seong
  • Nam Yung Kim
  • Yun Ho Yang
  • Ju Youn Kim
  • Seongsik Kang Kangwon National university hospital



Anaphylaxis, Anesthesia, Rocuronium, Sugammadex


Anaphylactic reactions during anesthesia can have a high mortality. The most common cause of anaphylaxis during anesthesia is neuromuscular blocking agents and, even though considered intermediate risk, rocuronium is frequently involved, probably due to its greater use. We present the case of a woman with anaphylactic shock secondary to the intravenous administration of rocuronium and recovered without complications by early aggressive management combination with conventional methods and sugammadex.

Author Biography

Seongsik Kang, Kangwon National university hospital

Professor in Kangwon national university Hospital in South Korea


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How to Cite

Seong, H. H., Kim, N. Y., Yang, Y. H., Kim, J. Y., & Kang, S. (2018). Successful Management of Rocuronium Induced Shock in Combination with Sugammadex and Traditional Therapy. Asian Journal of Pharmacy, Nursing and Medical Sciences, 6(3).