sufentanil


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sufentanil

 [soo-fen´tah-nil]
an opioid analgesic derived from fentanyl, used as the citrate salt as an anesthetic or anesthesia adjunct; also used for the treatment of obstetric pain.

sufentanil

/su·fen·ta·nil/ (soo-fen´tah-nil) an opioid analgesic derived from fentanyl, used as the citrate salt as an anesthetic or anesthesia adjunct; also used for the treatment of obstetric pain.

sufentanil

[soo-fen′tah-nil]
a potent opioid analgesic derived from fentanyl, the citrate salt is used as an anesthetic or anesthesia adjunct. It is also used for the treatment of obstetric pain.

sufentanil

Anesthesiology An opioid anesthetic that is 1000-fold more potent than morphine used in cardiac anesthesia Pros Hemodynamic stability, no histamine release, no adverse SNS stimulation. See Opioid anesthetic. Cf Muscle relaxant.

sufentanil

an opioid analgesic, related to fentanyl.
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Zalviso is a system integrating a drug and a device designed to deliver a sublingual tablet formulation of sufentanil 15 mcg through a patented, pre-programmed, non-invasive, patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) device.
Sufentanil dosing was titrated to mean arterial pressure (MAP), heart rate (HR) and bispectral index (BIS).
Secondly, positive results from this study demonstrating that pre-programmed, non-invasive delivery of Sufentanil NanoTabs provide non-inferior pain relief compared to IV PCA with morphine could support commercial adoption.
The clinical study also evaluated the pharmacokinetics and safety of repetitive applications of the sufentanil patch in chronic pain patients for a period of up to four weeks.
Its potency is somewhere between that of fentanyl and sufentanil.
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LANGENFELD/RHEINLAND, Germany -- Labtec GmbH, Langenfeld, Germany announces the start of the phase II clinical development program for its sufentanil transdermal patch.
Both of our lead products, Zalviso and ARX-04 (a double-strength dose of sublingual sufentanil 30 mcg administered by a nurse) benefit from sufentanil's lipophilic nature," said Dr.