SufentaActive Ingredient(s): Sufentanil
FDA Approved: * May 4, 1984
Pharm Company: * AKORN
Category: Pain Relief
Sufentanil, sold under the brand names Dsuvia and Sufenta, is a synthetic opioid analgesic drug approximately 5 to 10 times as potent as its parent drug, fentanyl, and 500 times as potent as morphine. Structurally, sufentanil differs from fentanyl through the addition of a methoxymethyl group on the piperidine ring (which increases potency but is believed to reduce duration of action), and the replacement of the phenyl ring by thiophene. Sufentanil first was synthesized at... [wikipedia]* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.
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