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Butorphanol

Known as: Morphinan-3,14-diol, 17-(cyclobutylmethyl)-, (-)-N-Cyclobutylmethyl-3,14-dihydroxymorphinan, 17-(Cyclobutylmethyl)morphinan-3,14-diol 
A synthetic morphinan analgesic with narcotic antagonist action. It is used in the management of severe pain.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Severe chronic itch and intractable pruritus are encountered frequently by dermatologists. Recent data suggest that generalized… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A randomized, controlled, blinded clinical trial was performed to determine whether butorphanol administered by continuous rate… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Background: Nasal administration of opioids may be an alternative route to intravenous, subcutaneous, oral transmucosal, oral or… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Abstract. Rationale: The availability of the highly selective and specific kappa opioid agonist enadoline provides an opportunity… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study was designed to determine the magnitude and duration of the analgesic effect of three commonly used opioids… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVE To evaluate and compare effects of epidurally administered morphine, alfentanil, butorphanol, tramadol, and U50488H on… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Background:Since surgical trauma not only intensifies the oxidative stress by generating reactive oxygen species (ROS), but also… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The ability of morphine, fentanyl, butorphanol, nalbuphine, and dezocine to compete with radiolabeled ligands for binding at the… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Preferences and cravings for sweet high-fat foods observed among obese and bulimic patients may involve the endogenous opioid… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Butorphanol, a new, totally synthetic morphinan, which is chemically related to naloxone, has been demonstrated to have both… Expand