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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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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Chronic pain not caused by cancer is among the most prevalent and debilitating medical conditions but also among the most… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND The use of prescription opioid medications has increased greatly in the United States during the past two decades; in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
IMPORTANCE Opioid analgesic overdose mortality continues to rise in the United States, driven by increases in prescribing for… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Here we provide the updated version of the guidelines of the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) on the use of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Since 1990, numerous jurisdictions in the United States (US) have reported increases in drug poisoning mortality. During the same… Expand
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… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
  • G. Pasternak
  • Clinical neuropharmacology
  • 1993
  • Corpus ID: 11563177
The description of multiple classes of opioid receptors has had a major impact on our understanding of the mechanisms of… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Tramadol hydrochloride produced dose-related antinociception in mouse abdominal constriction [ED50 = 1.9 (1.2-2.6) mg/kg i.p… Expand
Review
1986
Review
1986
&NA; Thirty‐eight patients maintained on opioid analgesics for non‐malignant pain were retrospectively evaluated to determine the… Expand