Document Type

Patent

Patent Number

US Patent 5,391,579

Patent agency

United States Patent and Trademark Office

Publication Date

2-21-1995

Assignee

University of Iowa Research Foundation (Iowa City, IA, US)

Application Number

08/076,582

Date Filed

1993-06-14

Total Pages

7 pages

Abstract

Use of D2-sevoflurane is disclosed as an inhalational anesthetic. Deuterated sevoflurane possess all of the desirable qualities of sevoflurane as an anesthetic and is metabolized more slowly thereby reducing potentially toxic inorganic fluoride release. More particularly, the compound fluorodideutero methyl 1,1,1,3,3,3-hexafluoropropyl ether is disclosed as well as a method for synthesis.

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URL

https://ir.uiowa.edu/patents/131