Remifentanil: Revolutionizing Anesthesia

A Brief History Remifentanil, a potent µ-opioid agonist, stands as a testament to the ever-evolving landscape of anesthesia. Its remarkable journey began in the early 1990s when pharmaceutical researchers set out to develop a new opioid with unique properties that could redefine anesthesia practices. The Chemical Innovation Remifentanil, formally known as 3-(4-methoxycarbonyl-4-[(L-oxo-propyl)-phenylamino]-L-piperidine) propanoic acid methyl … Read more