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Alfentanil (Alfenta) Summary

Description: A short-acting opioid anesthetic and analgesic derivative of FENTANYL. It produces an early peak analgesic effect and fast recovery of consciousness. Alfentanil is effective as an anesthetic during surgery, for supplementation of analgesia during surgical procedures, and as an analgesic for critically ill patients.

Also Known As: Alfenta; Alfentanil Hydrochloride; Esteve Brand of Alfentanil Hydrochloride; Fanaxal; ICI Brand of Alfentanil Hydrochloride Show All >>

Networked: 531 relevant articles (42 outcomes, 84 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Alfentanil is Relevant

  1. Pain (Aches) : 16 outcomes 22 studies in 141 results
  2. Postoperative Pain : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 30 results
  3. Vomiting : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 30 results
  4. Burns : 3 outcomes 1 study in 4 results
  5. Nausea : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 33 results
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Drugs Related to Alfentanil

  1. Propofol (Diprivan)
  2. Fentanyl (Sublimaze)
  3. Ketamine
  4. Lidocaine (Xylocaine)
  5. remifentanil (Ultiva)
  6. Midazolam (Versed)
  7. Morphine (MS Contin)
  8. Droperidol
  9. Methohexital (Brevital)
  10. Dexmedetomidine
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Therapies Related to Alfentanil

  1. Anesthesia
  2. Analgesia
  3. Patient-Controlled Analgesia (Analgesia, Patient Controlled)
  4. Lithotripsy (Extracorporeal Shockwave Lithotripsy)
  5. Intravenous Infusions
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