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  • Some studies suggested that propofol acts as uncoupling agent, others suggested that it inhibits complex I or complex IV, or causes increased oxidation of cytochrome c and cytochrome aa(3), or inhibits mitochondrial fatty acid metabolism. (uantwerpen.be)
  • Its use has been largely replaced with that of propofol , but retains popularity as an induction agent for rapid sequence intubation and in obstetrics . (wikipedia.org)