Pharmacokinetics of prophylactic intravenous nimodipine treatment in skull base surgery

C. Scheller, S. Simmermacher, J. Rachinger, J. Prell & C. Strauss
Objective: Nimodipine is a dihydropyridine calcium antagonist which is primarily used in subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). Recently published animal experiments and clinical trials revealed a beneficial effect of nimodipine treatment on long-term outcome of cranial nerve functions following vestibular [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]