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Levorphanol Tartrate (Overview)

Levorphanol tartrate is a drug that increases narcotic effects which is a kind of pain medication.


Levorphanol Tartrate (Overview)

Levorphanol tartrate is a drug that increases narcotic effects which is a kind of pain medication.


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Need doctor's help! what can you tell me about levorphanol?

Need doctor's help! what can you tell me about levorphanol?

Narcotic: Levorphanol is a narcotic like morphine but 4-8 times more potent and lasts longer than morphine.Its half life is 11-16 hours and has addiction/ dependency potential like other narcotics. It is generally used for severe chronic pain or neuropathic pain that has not been relieved by other more common narcotic analgesics. ...Read more

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What can you tell me about levorphanol?

What can you tell me about levorphanol?

It is an opioid: medication similar to morphine. But in addition to act as an opioid , it also acts on the NMDA receptor therefore providing pain relief via that mechanism as well. Because of its NMDA receptor activity, it may be more effective than other opioids for certain types of pain such as neuropathic pain. ...Read more

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Can levorphanol cause hives?

Can levorphanol cause hives?

Any drug can: I am unawar of a special predilection for this. Honestly, i rarely see it used outside the hospital. ...Read more

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Please help! what is the difference between vicodin and levorphanol?

Please help! what is the difference between vicodin and levorphanol?

Old vs new: Vicodin is a newer drug, Levorphanol older drug. Vicodin has shorter action, Levorphanol has longer action. All narcotics should be taken as prescribed by md. ...Read more

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