Methoxyflurane (Penthrox®)

Assessment Status Rapid Review Complete
Drug Methoxyflurane
Brand Penthrox®
Indication For the emergency relief of moderate to severe pain in conscious adult patients with trauma and associated pain.  It is an inhaled anesthetic with analgesic effects at sub-anesthetic doses.
Assessment Process
Rapid review commissioned 23/11/2015
Rapid review completed 18/12/2015
Rapid review outcome Full Pharmacoeconomic Evaluation not Recommended