FENTANYL

a very potent opioid analgesic that is used for anesthesia during surgery, for the management of severe cancer pain in patients resistant to other opioids.

FENTANYL: "Do you know Fentanyl is used in anaesthesia? Yes, it is."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FENTANYL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fentanyl/ (accessed May 26, 2018).
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