Flashcards in Opioids Deck (13)
What are the 3 strong opioids?
What are the 2 moderately strong opioids?
What are the 2 receptor agonist-antagonist drugs?
What is the one opioid antagonist?
When is morphine indicated?
- pain in MI
- pain in sickle cell crisis
- pain in surgery
- pain with trauma
- chronic pain
- pain from kidney stones
- severe back pain
What are 3 side effects of morphine?
When is Meperidine indicated?
to relieve spasmotic effects (biliary spasm, renal colic)
What are side effects of Meperidine?
When is hydrocodone indicated?
treats moderate to severe pain (mu receptor, delta receptor)
When is codeine indicated?
mild to moderate pain
When is pentazocine used?
What is an important side effect of pentazocine?
weakly antagonizes analgesic effects of morphine and meperidine