Fentanyl Drug: Use of Fentanyl Citrate Injection
Fentanyl Citrate Injection 100 mcg/2 mL (50 mcg/1 mL) Single-dose Fliptop Vial – Box of 25
Sterile, Nonpyrogenic Solution of Fentanyl Citrate In Water – For injection For Intravenous or Intramuscular Use, CII
Indications and Usage
Fentanyl drug Injection is an opioid agonist indicated for:
- Analgesic action of short duration during the anesthetic periods, premedication, induction and maintenance, and in the immediate postoperative period (recovery room) as the need arises.
- Use as an opioid analgesic supplement in general or regional anesthesia.
- Administration with a neuroleptic as an anesthetic premedication, for the induction of anesthesia and as an adjunct in the maintenance of general and regional anesthesia.
- Use as an anesthetic agent with oxygen in selected high risk patients, such as those undergoing open heart surgery or certain complicated neurological or orthopedic procedures.