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fen·ta·nyl

 (fĕn′tə-nĭl)
n.
An opioid narcotic analgesic, C22H28N2O, used in its citrate form to treat chronic pain and before, during, or following surgery.

[Alteration of phen(yl) + (e)t(hyl) + alteration of anil(ine).]

fentanyl

(ˈfɛntəˌnaɪl)
n
(Pharmacology) a narcotic drug used in medicine to relieve pain
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Fentanyl - trade names of a narcotic analgesic that can be inhaled and that acts on the central nervous system and may become addictive; used as a veterinary anesthetic and with other drugs before, during, and after surgery; also used as a nonlethal gas to incapacitate people in hostage situations; also abused as a recreational drug
analgesic, anodyne, pain pill, painkiller - a medicine used to relieve pain
opiate - a narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative
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fentanyl

n fentanilo
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Six weeks later he was no longer taking the Hydromorphone, the Fentanyl, the OxyContin, the Percocet, or the Duragesic patches.
which makes Duragesic and Nucynta, in New Brunswick, New Jersey; Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Wiggin and Dana represent OxyContin and Dilaudid maker Purdue Pharma Inc.
Fentanyl TDS is a generic equivalent to Duragesic, indicated for severe pain management in opioid-tolerant patients requiring daily treatment.
5-[micro]g/h patches, which used MA, rather than the typically stocked generic Duragesic brand patches, which used DR.
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The Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Fentanyl Transdermal System, 12 mcg/hour, 25 mcg/hour, 50 mcg/hour, 75 mcg/hour and 100 mcg/hour is the generic equivalent of Ortho McNeil's chronic pain treatment Duragesic.
Drugs taken included MST tablets, Zomorph caplets, Sevredol, Duragesic, Matrifen patches, Fencino patches, Oxynorm capsules and Oxycontin tablets.
23) In 2009, a Utah district court held a fentanyl transdermal patch with the brand name Duragesic, constituted a "drug" under FDA's definitional interpretation.
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It is available under the brand names Actiq, Duragesic, Lazanda and Sublimaze.
The transdennal category was led by Johnson & Johnson's Duragesic patch for cancer-induced pain and Endo's Lidoderm patch for chronic pain.
Finkelstein said that Michael wore a Duragesic patch for pain and travelled with two ampules of the opioid Demerol, which was prescribed in his makeup artist's name.