oa South African Medical Journal - The respiratory depressive effects of intravenous buprenorphine in patients in an intensive care unit

Volume 55, Issue 25
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Buprenorphine hydrochloride, a new, potent, long-acting synthetic opiate analgesic, with partial agonist-antagonist activity, was administered intravenously to two groups of patients in an intensive care unit.

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