ALFENTANIL HYDROCHLORIDE (Alfentanil) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

ALFENTANIL HYDROCHLORIDE

What is the Trade Name for ALFENTANIL HYDROCHLORIDE

Alfentanil

What is the Indication for ALFENTANIL HYDROCHLORIDE

  • INDICATIONS AND USAGE Alfentanil HCl injection is indicated: as an analgesic adjunct given in incremental doses in the maintenance of anesthesia with barbiturate/nitrous oxide/oxygen. as an analgesic administered by continuous infusion with nitrous oxide/oxygen in the maintenance of general anesthesia. as a primary anesthetic agent for the induction of anesthesia in patients undergoing general surgery in which endotracheal intubation and mechanical ventilation are required. as the analgesic component for monitored anesthesia care (MAC). SEE DOSAGE CHART FOR MORE COMPLETE INFORMATION ON THE USE OF ALFENTANIL HCl INJECTION.

 

 

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