Fentanyl: Uses, Interactions, Mechanism of Action
Generic Name Fentanyl DrugBank Accession Number DB00813 Background. Fentanyl, a potent opioid agonist, was developed in the 1950s to fill a need for strong and rapid analgesia. 8 Because of these characteristics, fentanyl is commonly used to treat chronic cancer pain or in anesthesia. Label,15,16,17,18,19,20,21 Fentanyl is related to other opioids like morphine and oxycodone.
DA: 20 PA: 5 MOZ Rank: 69 Up or Down: Up