butorphanol

[ byoo-tawr-fuh-nawl, -nol ]
/ byuˈtɔr fəˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl /

noun Pharmacology.

a narcotic analgesic, C21H29NO2, administered by injection to treat moderate to severe pain.

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Origin of butorphanol

As contraction of the chemical name 17-(cyclobutylmethyl)morphinan-3,14-diol
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