What Are You Struggling With?

Fentanyl (Sublimaze)

Fentanyl (Sublimaze)

What is the Generic Name for Sublimaze?


What is the Trade Name for Fentanyl?


What are the Indications of Fentanyl (Sublimaze)?

  • Supplement to general anesthesia, continuous IV infusion for purpose of analgesia

What are the Actions of Fentanyl (Sublimaze)?

Binds to opiate receptors in CNS altering perception of pain, producing CNS depression

What is the Therapeutic Class of Fentanyl (Sublimaze)?

Opioid Analgesic

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Fentanyl (Sublimaze)?

Opioid agonists

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Date Published - Mar 27, 2015
Date Modified - Jun 28, 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.