LAST is a life-threatening medical complication that occurs when local anesthetics enter the circulation producing potentially severe cardiac and neurological toxicity. It can occur whenever and wherever local anesthetics are used and can result in seizures, cardiovascular instability (irregular heart rhythm, low blood pressure, etc.) and even cardiac arrest.
LipidRescue® Therapy is an effective treatment and has saved countless lives jeopardized by LAST. ResQ Pharma seeks to make LipidRescue® Therapy widely available by FDA approval of a kit to treat LAST.
LAST is a medical emergency that requires immediate care. Basic and advanced life support, includes: