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A 27-year-old man undergoes general anesthesia for a hernia repair.

A 27-year-old man undergoes general anesthesia for a hernia repair. As the anesthesia begins, his jaw muscles tense and he becomes generally rigid. He becomes febrile, tachycardic, and tachypneic. Intravenous administration of which agent may be lifesaving?

A.

Suxamethonium

B.

Nitrous oxide

C.

Succinylcholine

D.

Dantrolene

E.

Phenobarbital

Please Select at least one option.