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Noun1.Sublimaze - 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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The products include five injectable versions of Janssen's Sublimaze (fentanyl citrate), Sufenta (sufentanil citrate), Rapifen (alfentanil hydrochloride), Dipidolor (piritramide), and Hypnomidate (etomidate), which are currently marketed in more than 50 countries.
After a mild sedation was achieved administering methadone intramuscularly (0.2 mg [kg.sup.-1]; Synastone, Auden Mckenzie Ltd., UK), anesthesia was induced intravenously 30 minutes later with fentanyl (3 [micro]g [kg.sup.-1]; Sublimaze, Janssen-Cilag Ltd., UK) and propofol (2.5 mg [kg.sup.-1]; Rapinovet, Scheringplough Animal Health UK).