Fentanyl is a highly potent synthetic piperidine opioid primarily used as an analgesic. It is 20 to 40 times more potent than heroin and 100 times more potent than... Wikipedia

  • Pronunciation:  or /ˈfɛntənəl
  • Trade names:  Actiq, Duragesic, Sublimaze, others
  • AHFS/Drugs.com:  Monograph
  • MedlinePlus:  a605043
  • data:  EU EMA: yes, US DailyMed: Fentanyl
  • Pregnancy, category:  AU: C
  • Dependence, liability:  High
  • Addiction, liability:  Very High
  • Routes of, administration:  Buccal, epidural, intramuscular, intrathecal, intravenous, sublingual, transdermal
  • Legal status:  AU: S8 (Controlled), CA: Schedule I, DE: Anlage III (Prescription only), NZ: Class B, UK: Class A, US: Schedule II, UN: Narcotic Schedule I, EU: Rx-only
  • ATC code:  N01AH01 (WHO) N02AB03 (WHO)
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo