meperidine hydrochloride

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Synonyms for meperidine hydrochloride

a synthetic narcotic drug (trade name Demerol) used to treat pain

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Haloperidol is a typical antipsychotic drug with some anticholinergic properties and was used as an adjuvant to potentiate preventive effects of ketamine and pethidine on CRBD.
The researchers found that the proportions of epidural conversion were 19 and 41 percent in the remifentanil PCA and pethidine groups, respectively (risk ratio, 0.48).
Pethidine is the most commonly used opioid worldwide for intrapartum analgesia, but may delay successful establishment of breastfeeding post-partum.
Patients in group 1 (study group) were given 1 mg/kg preservative-free injection pethidine hydrochloride (5%) diluted up to 2 cc with 0.9% normal saline intrathecal.
Pethidine (5 mg/kg) was used as standard drug in this study which was also used as a standard drug by other workers.
Pethidine (5mg/Kg) and gum tragacanth were used as standard drug and vehicle respectively.
However, the existing pain treatments for sickle cell patients morphine, pethidine and tramadol will still be available and Mr Al Kadhem said the decision about which to prescribe will rest with doctors.
The dose and time of administration of Diclofenac Sodium and Pethidine were recorded within the first 24 hours post-operatively.
To the Editor: Meperidine, also known as pethidine, is one of the most commonly prescribed opioid analgesics.
At the end of the surgery, the patient was administered Ondansetron 4mg and Pethidine 50mg (in 2mL), and reversed with Neostigmine 2.5mg and Glycopyrrolate 0.4mg.
Pethidine is used for treatment of moderate to severe pain and delivered as a hydrochloride salt in tablets, as a syrup or by intramuscular, subcutaneous or intravenous injection.
The designed aptasensor does not respond to other drugs and medications, including methadone, pethidine, paracetamol and codeine even at 200 times higher concentrations.
The haul also included Pethidine tablets, Diamorphine, Concerta XL, Equasym, Medikinet tablets, Ritalin tablets and Palexia tablets.
Short acting narcotics like fentanyl, sufentanyl and alfentanyl are not freely available in Pakistan, and supply of pure narcotics like pethidine and morphine to hospitals is erratic.