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Remifentanil Hydrochloride (Code C47702)

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Preferred Name: Remifentanil Hydrochloride

Definition: The hydrochloride salt form of remifentanil, a synthetic anilidopiperidine derivative and short-acting opiate agonist with analgesic and anesthetic properties. Remifentanil selectively binds to and activates the mu-opioid receptor, thereby producing analgesia, respiratory depression, miosis, reduced gastrointestinal motility, and euphoria.

Label: Remifentanil Hydrochloride

NCI Thesaurus Code: C47702 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0771827  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
1-Piperidinepropanoic Acid, 4-(methoxycarbonyl)-4-((1-oxopropyl)phenylamino)-, Methyl Ester, Monohydrochloride
Remifentanil Hydrochloride

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 132539-07-2 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
ChEBI ID CHEBI:32091 (see ChEBI info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 461218
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 461218 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0771827

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C20H28N2O5.HCl
code C47702
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Remifentanil_Hydrochloride
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

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Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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