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Butorphanol (Stadol)

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Butorphanol (Stadol)

What is the Generic Name for Stadol?


What is the Trade Name for Butorphanol?


What are the Indications of Butorphanol (Stadol)?

  • Moderate to severe pain
  • Labor pain
  • Sedation

What are the Actions of Butorphanol (Stadol)?

Alters perception and response to pain by biding to opiate receptors in CNS

What is the Therapeutic Class of Butorphanol (Stadol)?

Opioid Analgesic

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Butorphanol (Stadol)?

Opioid agonists/antagonists

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Date Published - Feb 8, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 26, 2016

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.