Methohexital is also an extremely short-lasting barbiturate, and it is used in same circumstances as is thiopental. It has a slightly shorter active time than thiopental; however, this difference is insignificant in clinical situations. Synonyms of methohexital are pentothal, intraval, farmotal, ravonal, and others.
As already mentioned, opioid analgesics, in particular morphine, fentanyl, alfentanil, and sufentanyl are widely used in the practice of anesthesiology as adjuncts.
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