pethidine

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pethidine

a white crystalline water-soluble drug used as an analgesic. Formula: C15H21NO2.HCl
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Agent Drawback Morphine Meperidine Normeperidine quickly accumulates, elicits side effects.
Use caution when reversing meperidine with naloxone because of increased risk of seizure activity from unopposed normeperidine metabolite.
Meperidine's metabolite, normeperidine, produces CNS excitability with tremors, seizures, mood alterations, and confusion (Francis, 1992; Kaiko et al.
Meperidine is no longer recommended as an analgesic because of the effects of its toxic metabolite, normeperidine (APS, 1999; WHO, 1998).
Relationship between cord vein normeperidine and time.
Compound classification of 41 pain-management drugs Benzodiazepines Opiates Opiates (Semi-Synthetic) (Synthetic) [alpha]-Hydroxyalprazolam 6-MAM EDDP Alprazolam Buprenorphine Fentanyl Clonazepam Codeine Meperidine Diazepam Hydrocodone Methadone Flunitrazepam Hydromorphone Naltrexone Flurazepam Morphine Norfentanyl Lorazepam Naloxone Normeperidine Midazolam Norbuprenorphine Norpropoxyphene Nordiazepam Oxycodone Propoxyphene Oxazepam Oxymorphone Sufentanil Temazepam Benzodiazepines Drugs of Abuse Other [alpha]-Hydroxyalprazolam Amphetamine Carisoprodol Alprazolam Benzoylecgonine Meprobamate Clonazepam Methamphetamine Tramadol Diazepam MDMA Flunitrazepam MDA Flurazepam MDEA Lorazepam Phencyclidine Midazolam Nordiazepam Oxazepam Temazepam Table 3.