A semi-synthetic morphine derivative used as a pain reliever or analgesic. A narcotic alkaloid related to codeine, used as an analgesic and a sedative chiefly in the form of its hydrochloride salt.
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Our Oxycodone Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Oxycodone Oxycodone: Oxycodone is the active ingredient in OxyContin. Oxycodone is an opioid, a close relative of morphine, heroin, codeine, fentanyl, and methadone. Common Misspellings: oxycoton, oxiecodone
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<chemical> (5 alpha)-4,5-epoxy-14-hydroxy-3-methoxy-17-methylmorphinan- 6-one. Semisynthetic derivative of codeine that acts as a narcotic analgesic more potent and addicting than codeine. ... Pharmacological action: antitussive agents, narcotics, analgesics, opioid. ... Chemical name: Morphin...
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(ok″se-ko´dōn) an opioid analgesic derived from morphine; used in the form of the hydrochloride and terephthalate salts, administered orally or rectally.
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Oxycodone oral medications are generally prescribed for the relief of moderate to severe pain. Currently it is formulated as single ingredient products or compounded products. Some common examples of compounding are oxycodone with acetaminophen/paracetamol or NSAIDs such as ibuprofen. The formulati...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: ok′sē-kō′dōn Definitions: 1. A narcotic analgesic often prepared with aspirin or acetaminophen.
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