Remifentanil hydrochloride | definition of remifentanil hydrochloride by Medical dictionary
remifentanil hydrochloride (rem-i-fen't-nil hī-drō-klōr'īd),
An ultra-short-acting μ agonist with a rapid onset of action that is metabolized by nonspecific blood and tissue esterases.
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is a recent u agonist receptor which is being associated with better haemodynamic stability under surgical stress conditions compared with other narcotics such as fentanyl,4,5 or alfentanyl.6 Remifentanil could be associated with low to moderate hypotension.7