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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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Severe pain, including post-operative and cancer pain, generally is treated with fentanyl products, such as Duragesic, Actiq, and Fentora, as well as morphine formulations, such as Avinza and Kadian.
O gyngor ar sut i lunio tendr i gyngor ar fentora, marchnata ac arweiniad ariannol, Busnes Cymru yw gwasanaeth cymorth i fusnesau Llywodraeth Cymru sy'n cynnig arweiniad a chymorth arbenigol, rhad ac am ddim i fentrau bach a chanolig yn y sector preifat, y sector cyhoeddus a'r trydydd sector.
Os ydych chi'n meddwl eich bod yn addas ar gyfer y rol, cymerwch olwg ar wefan Dysgu Cymru i weld y manteision o fentora athrawon newydd gymhwyso ac i gael y pecyn cais newydd.
For example, deaths associated with Fentora, a rapid-acting form of fentanyl used primarily in an off-label fashion in workers' compensation, prompted a manufacturer warning letter to prescribers in 2007 urging them to use Fentora only for approved indications.
Medicine Active Ingredient Actiq, oral transmucosal lozenge Fentanyl Citrate Avinza, capsules (extended release) Morphine Sulfate Daytrana, transdermal patch system Methylphenidate Demerol, tablets * Meperidine Hydrochloride Demerol, oral solution * Meperidine Hydrochloride Diastat/Diastat AcuDial, rectal gel Diazepam Dilaudid, tablets * Hydromorphone Hydrochloride Dilaudid, oral liquid * Hydromorphone Hydrochloride Dolophine Hydrochloride, tablets * Methadone Hydrochloride Duragesie, patch (extended release) Fentanyl * Embeda, capsules (extended release) Morphine Sulfate; Naltrexone Hydrochloride Fentora, tablets (buccal) Fentanly Citrate kadian.
The company's proprietary products in the United States include: AMRIX (cyclobenzaprine hydrochloride extended-release capsules), TREANDA (bendamustine hydrochloride) for Injection, FENTORA (fentanyl buccal tablet) (C-II), PROVIGIL (modafinil) Tablets (C-IV), TRISENOX (arsenic trioxide) injection, GABITRIL (tiagabine hydrochloride), NUVIGIL (armodafinil) Tablets (C-IV) and ACTIQ (oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate) (C-II).
Overdose and use by patients without a tolerance for narcotics has led to at least five deaths since Fentora was approved in September 2006.
a Massachusetts insurer, has structured things so that, if a claimant shows up with a script for Oxycontin or some other Class II drug such as Actiq, Fentora or Duragesic, the insurer will be alerted as the claimant stands at the pharmacy counter.
Yn dilyn yr hyfforddiant, ychwanegodd Nicholas: "Rwy'n mynd i fentora n ifer o aelodau'r staff, fel eu bod nhw hefyd yn cyflawni'r cymhwyster dringo.
SciTech21-8 January 2007-Cephalon Reports Positive Results from Trial of FENTORA as Pain Treatment(C)2007 JeraOne - http://www.
Cawsom fentora un i un gan Busnes Cymru ac fe wnaethon nhw'n helpu ni i wneud cais llwyddiannus am fwrsariaeth i raddedigion ac am gyllid o Gronfa Twf Economaidd Cymru.
Cephalon's drug Fentora is currently approved to treat severe pain flare-ups in cancer patients already taking opioids, a type of prescription painkiller.