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Is stadol an Nsaid?

Meperidine hydrochloride (Demerol; 25 mg intravenous or 50–75 mg intramuscular) or butorphanol tartrate (Stadol; 1–2 mg intravenous) can also be used for pain relief. Ketorolac tromethamine (Toradol) is an NSAID that can be given as a 60-mg intramuscular dose or a 30-mg intravenous dose for the treatment of pain.

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Just so, what class of drug is stadol?

Stadol belongs to a class of medications known as opioid agonist-antagonists. It works by altering the way your body senses pain. The drug is sometimes given during labor, or before or during a surgical procedure. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Stadol in 1978.

Similarly, can you give stadol? STADOL Injection Intramuscular: The usual recommended single dose for IM administration is 2 mg in patients who will be able to remain recumbent, in the event drowsiness or dizziness occurs. This may be repeated every 3 to 4 hours, as necessary. There are insufficient clinical data to recommend single doses above 4 mg.

Hereof, what class of drug is Torbugesic?

TORBUGESIC (butorphanol tartrate injection) is a totally synthetic, centrally acting, narcotic agonist-antagonist analgesic with potent antitussive activity. It is a member of the phenanthrene series.

How quickly does stadol nasal spray work?

The analgesic effect of butorphanol is influenced by the route of administration. Onset of analgesia is within a few minutes for intravenous administration, within 15 minutes for intramuscular injection, and within 15 minutes for the nasal spray doses.

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