Description and Brand Names

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Descriptions


Propofol injection is used to help you relax or sleep before and during surgery or other medical procedures. This medicine is an anesthetic and a sedative. Propofol may also be used to sedate coronavirus (COVID-19) patients who need mechanical ventilation in the intensive care unit.

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Emulsion