nalbuphine


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nal·bu·phine

 (năl-byo͞o′fēn′)
n.
A synthetic opioid narcotic, C21H27NO4, used in the form of its hydrochloride as an analgesic.

[Blend of nalorphine, a narcotic antagonist (short for N-allylnormorphine, its chemical name) and butane.]
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Nalbuphine prevents haemodynamic response to endotracheal intubation.
Induction was performed with intrave- nous pentothal 5 mg/kg nalbuphine 0.
Objective--To evaluate the thermal antinociceptive effects and duration of action of nalbuphine decanoate after IM administration to Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis).
Prevention of emergence agitation after sevoflurane anesthesia for pediatric cerebral magnetic resonance imaging by small doses of ketamine or nalbuphine administered just before discontinuing anesthesia.
Avoid using mixed agonists/antagonists such as nalbuphine or butorphanol in women receiving opioid maintenance medication.
Patients were allowed to have 5 mg IV nalbuphine as a rescue medication at any time.
Pain was controlled by alternating acetaminophen (15 mg/kg every 6 hours) and ibuprofen (10 mg/kg every 6 hours) orally, supplementing with IV nalbuphine (0.
Keller of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, reported on 35 patients who underwent cesarean section with epidural or spinal morphine-based anesthesia and were randomly assigned in double-blind fashion to intravenous saline, naloxone, or nalbuphine for the prevention and treatment of pruritus.
82 min in bupivacaine-tramadol group10 A comparative study of 50 mg tramadol and 2 mg nalbuphine used in subarachnoid block done by Mostafa MG20 demonstrated equally effective prolongation of duration of analgesia and Lower VAS scores along with minimal side effects related to these agents although sedation score was found to be higher in tramadol group.
Previous studies have shown that epidural or intrathecal administration of Nalbuphine produces a significant analgesia accompanied by minimal pruritus and respiratory depression.