Anaesthesia – MCQ 18 – Side effects of fentanyl

Which side effect is commonly seen with fentanyl?
a.Chest wall rigidity
b.Tachycardia
c.Pain in abdomen
d.Hypertension

Correct answer : a) Chest wall rigidly

Chest wall rigidity is an important side effect of opioids like fentanyl. It may even impair ventilation.

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