hydromorphone

A drug used to relieve pain.

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  • Hydromorphone — Systematic (IUPAC) name …   Wikipedia

  • Hydromorphone — Général Nom IUPAC 4,5 alpha époxy 3 hydroxy 17 méthyl morphinan 6 one No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • hydromorphone — noun a narcotic analgesic (trade name Dilaudid) used to treat moderate to severe pain • Syn: ↑hydromorphone hydrochloride, ↑Dilaudid • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Dilaudid) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hydromorphone — noun A synthetic narcotic analgesic, (4,5 alpha epoxy 3 hydroxy 17 methyl morphinan 6 one), similar to morphine and heroin. It is used for moderate to severe pain under the trade name Dilaudid. Syn: dihydromorphinone, dimorphone …   Wiktionary

  • hydromorphone — hy·dro·mor·phone mȯr .fōn n a ketone C17H19NO3 derived from morphine that is about five times as active biologically as morphine and is administered in the form of its hydrochloride C17H19NO3·HCl as an analgesic called also dihydromorphinone * * …   Medical dictionary

  • hydromorphone — /haɪdroʊˈmɔfoʊn/ (say huydroh mawfohn) noun an opioid drug, used as an analgesic or cough suppressant and as a short acting clinically approved substitute for heroin …   Australian English dictionary

  • hydromorphone hydrochloride — A synthetic derivative of morphine, with analgesic potency about 10 times that of morphine. SYN: dihydromorphinone hydrochloride. * * * [USP] the hydrochloride salt of hydromorphone, having the same actions as the base; administered orally,… …   Medical dictionary

  • hydromorphone hydrochloride — noun a narcotic analgesic (trade name Dilaudid) used to treat moderate to severe pain • Syn: ↑hydromorphone, ↑Dilaudid • Usage Domain: ↑trade name (for: ↑Dilaudid) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • 466-99-9 — Hydromorphone Hydromorphone Général Nom IUPAC 4,5 alpha époxy 3 hydroxy 17 méthyl morphinan 6 one No …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dilaudid — Hydromorphone Hydromorphone Général Nom IUPAC 4,5 alpha époxy 3 hydroxy 17 méthyl morphinan 6 one No …   Wikipédia en Français

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