Narcotic Analgesic Medications

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NARCOTIC ANALGESICS
Generic Brand Form Strength Dose
Interval
OPIOID AGONIST
fentanyl Abstral* sublingual tabs 100mcg, 200mcg, 300mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, 800mcg See entry
Actiq* units for transmucosal administration 200mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, 800mcg, 1200mcg, 1600mcg See entry
Duragesic* transdermal system 12mcg/hr, 25mcg/hr, 50mcg/hr, 75mcg/hr, 100mcg/hr 72hrs
Fentora* buccal tabs 100mcg, 200mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, 800mcg See entry
Lazanda* nasal spray 100mcg/
 
100mcL, 300mcg/
 
100mcL, 400mcg/
 
100mcL
See entry
Subsys* sublingual spray 100mcg, 200mcg, 400mcg, 600mcg, 800mcg See entry
hydrocodone bitartrate Hysingla ER ext-rel tabs 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 60mg, 80mg, 100mg, 120mg 24hrs
Zohydro ER ext-rel caps 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 50mg 12hrs
hydromor-
phone
Dilaudid tabs 2mg, 4mg, 8mg 4−6hrs
liq 5mg/5mL 3−6hrs
SC, IM, or IV inj 0.5mg/0.5mL, 1mg/mL, 2mg/mL, 4mg/mL 2−3hrs
Dilaudid-HP* SC, IM, or IV inj 10mg/mL See entry
Exalgo* ext-rel tabs 8mg, 12mg, 16mg, 32mg 24hrs
meperidine Demerol scored tabs 50mg, 100mg 3−4hrs
methadone HCl Dolophine tabs 5mg, 10mg See entry
morphine sulfate scored tabs 15mg, 30mg 4hrs
oral soln 10mg/5mL, 20mg/5mL, 100mg/5mL*
Arymo ER ext-rel tabs 15mg, 30mg, 60mg 8–12hrs
Duramorph IV, epidural, or intrathecal inj 0.5mg/mL, 1mg/mL See entry
Infumorph intrathecal or epidural inj 10mg/mL, 25mg/mL See entry
Kadian ext-rel pellets in caps 10mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 50mg, 60mg, 70mg, 80mg, 100mg, 130mg, 150mg, 200mg 12−24hrs
MorphaBond ER ext-rel tabs 15mg, 30mg, 60mg, 100mg 12hrs
MS Contin sust-rel tabs 15mg, 30mg, 60mg, 100mg, 200mg 12hrs
oxycodone caps 5mg 4–6hrs
Oxaydo tabs 5mg, 7.5mg 4−6hrs
Oxycontin ext-rel tabs 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg, 60mg, 80mg 12hrs
Roxicodone scored tabs 5mg, 15mg, 30mg 4–6hrs
Xtampza ER ext-rel caps 9mg, 13.5mg, 18mg, 27mg, 36mg 12hrs
oxymorphone HCl ext-rel tabs 5mg, 7.5mg, 10mg, 15mg, 20mg, 30mg, 40mg 12hrs
Opana tabs 5mg, 10mg 4−6hrs
tapentadol HCl Nucynta tabs 50mg, 75mg, 100mg 4−6hrs
Nucynta ER ext-rel tabs 50mg, 100mg, 150mg, 200mg, 250mg 12hrs
tramadol HCl Ultram scored tabs 50mg 4–6hrs
Conzip ext-rel caps 100mg, 200mg 24hrs
OPIOID AGONIST + NON-OPIOID
codeine/APAP Tylenol w. 
Codeine #3
tabs 30mg/300mg 4hrs
Tylenol w. 
Codeine #4
tabs 60mg/300mg
dihydro-
codeine/
ASA/caffeine
Synalgos‑DC caps 16mg/
 
356.4mg/
 
30mg
4hrs
hydrocodone/
APAP
Lortab Elixir liq 10mg/300mg per 15mL 4−6hrs
Norco scored tabs 5mg/325mg, 7.5mg/325mg, 10mg/325mg
Vicodin scored tabs 5mg/300mg, 7.5mg/300mg (ES), 10mg/300mg (HP)
hydrocodone/
ibuprofen
Reprexain tabs 2.5mg/200mg, 5mg/200mg, 10mg/200mg 4−6hrs
Vicoprofen tabs 7.5mg/200mg
oxycodone HCl/
APAP
Percocet tabs 2.5mg/325mg, 5mg/325mg, 7.5mg/325mg, 10mg/325mg 6hrs
Xartemis XR bilayer ext-rel tabs 7.5mg/325mg 12hrs
oxycodone HCl/ASA Percodan scored tabs 4.8355mg/
 
325mg
6hrs
OPIOID AGONIST/ANTAGONIST
buprenorphine Belbuca buccal films 75mcg, 150mcg, 300mcg, 450mcg, 600mcg, 750mcg, 900mcg 12hrs
Butrans transdermal system 5mcg/hr, 7.5mcg/hr, 10mcg/hr, 15mcg/hr, 20mcg/hr 7 days
Buprenex IV or IM inj 0.3mg/mL 4−6hrs
butorphanol Butorphanol NS nasal spray 1mg/spray 3−4hrs
nalbuphine IV, IM, or 
SC inj
10mg/mL, 20mg/mL 3−6hrs
OPIOID AGONIST + OPIOID ANTAGONIST
morphine sulfate/naltrexone Embeda ext-rel caps 20mg/0.8mg, 30mg/1.2mg, 50mg/2mg, 60mg/2.4mg, 80mg/3.2mg, 100mg/4mg 12−24hrs
NOTES

Key: APAP = acetaminophen; ASA = aspirin; *opioid-tolerant only; †with abuse-deterrent properties

Not an inclusive list of medications and/or official indications. Please see drug monograph at www.eMPR.com and/or contact company for full drug labeling.

(Rev. 12/2017)

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