Analgesics, Opioid

Known as: OPIOID ANALGESICS, opioid analgesic, analgesics opioid 
Compounds with activity like OPIATE ALKALOIDS, acting at OPIOID RECEPTORS. Properties include induction of ANALGESIA or NARCOSIS.
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2017
Review
2017
Metastatic bone disease in patients with advanced cancer is frequently associated with skeletal complications. These can be… (More)
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2016
Highly Cited
2016
Morphine is an alkaloid from the opium poppy used to treat pain. The potentially lethal side effects of morphine and related… (More)
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
t o t h e e d i t o r : Dart et al. describe an apparent inflection point in abuse of prescription opioid medications occurring… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Overdose deaths involving opioid pain relievers (OPR), also known as opioid analgesics, have increased and now exceed… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
KEY FINDINGS Data from the National Vital Statistics System Mortality File. From 1999 through 2006, the number of fatal… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The problem of abuse of and addiction to opioid analgesics has emerged as a major issue for the United States in the past decade… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
PURPOSE Since 1990, numerous jurisdictions in the United States (US) have reported increases in drug poisoning mortality. During… (More)
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2005
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2005
Toxicity resulting from excessive intra-synaptic serotonin, historically referred to as serotonin syndrome, is now understood to… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Given the expanding role of ambulatory surgery and the need to facilitate an earlier hospital discharge, improving postoperative… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
An expert working group of the European Association for Palliative Care has revised and updated its guidelines on the use of… (More)
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