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Intranasal Sufentanil for Acute Pain: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Published on: December 6, 2017
Project Number: RB1167-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of intranasal sufentanil for acute pain in adults?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of intranasal opioids for acute pain in adults?

Key Message

Three evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of intranasal opioids for acute pain in adults.

Tags

anesthesia, administration, intranasal, analgesics, opioid, drug delivery systems, fentanyl, ketamine, sufentanil, ear, nose, and throat, nasal delivery, transmucosal, Opioid, Opioids, nasal medication