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pethidine

a white crystalline water-soluble drug used as an analgesic. Formula: C15H21NO2.HCl
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dagger]) Opioid analgesics include codeine phosphate, codeine sulfate, hydromorphone, levorphanol, meperidine, meperidine and promethazine combination, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, oxycodone and acetaminophen combination, and oxycodone and aspirin combination.
A comparison between meperidine, clonidine and urapidil in the treatment of postanesthetic shivering.
The Acute Pain Management Guideline Panel (1992) of the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) includes the following in its Clinical Practice Guideline: "Exercise caution when using the mixture of meperidine (Demeroi), promethazine (Phenergan), and chlorpromazine (Thorazine), also known as DPT.
Meperidine (Demerol[R]) is a narcotic analgesic prescribed for the relief of moderate to severe pain which is highly addictive when used long-term and can cause psychological and physical dependence.
Effect of meperidine on oxygenconsumption, carbon dioxide production, and respiratory gas exchangein postanesthesia shivering.
A consideration of labor pain and a patient controlled technique for its relief with meperidine.
Study by Acalovschi I et al, states that Meperidine has local anesthetic action on the peripheral nerve in vivo, but that its single use for IVRA should be a second choice for patients allergic to local anesthetics20.
Methadone and meperidine also involve dual pathways.
Zion were questioned about issues including the delay in the patient being seen, use of restraints, lack of supervision, the contraindicated administration of meperidine in a patient who was taking phenelzine, and failure to make a diagnosis.
Zion were questioned about the delay in the patient's being seen, use of restraints, lack of supervision, the contraindicated administration of meperidine in a patient who was taking phenelzine, and failure to make a diagnosis.
Meperidine hydrochloride (Demerol[R]) has been used previously in PCA, but it has a high rate of adverse drug reactions and is contraindicated in patients with renal or hepatic dysfunction, seizures disorders, and those taking MAO inhibitors (Momeni, Crucitti, & De Kock, 2006).