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Meperidine

Known as: Pethidinum, Petidina, Petydyna 
A synthetic piperidine ester with opioid analgesic activity. Meperidine mimics the actions of endogenous neuropeptides via opioid receptors, thereby… 
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Review
2012
Review
2012
BACKGROUND The pain that women experience during labour is affected by multiple physiological and psychosocial factors and its… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
The serotonin syndrome is a potentially life-threatening drug reaction that may result from therapeutic medication use, self… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
Tramadol, a centrally acting analgesic structurally related to codeine and morphine, consists of two enantiomers, both of which… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Meperidine was initially synthesized as an anticholinergic agent but was soon discovered to have analgesic properties. Although… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
UNLABELLED Tramadol is a synthetic, centrally acting analgesic agent with 2 distinct, synergistic mechanisms of action, acting as… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Four persons developed marked parkinsonism after using an illicit drug intravenously. Analysis of the substance injected by two… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
A syndrome similar to idiopathic parkinsonism developed after intravenous self-administration of an illicit drug preparation in… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A linear analogue for rating pain with 10, 15 and 20 cm lines is significantly less variable than a 5 cm line (mean error of 15…