codeine phosphate

A drug made from opium or morphine that is used to relieve pain and to prevent coughing and diarrhea. Codeine phosphate is a type of opiate. Also called codeine.

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  • codeine phosphate — [USP] the phosphate salt of codeine, administered orally as an opioid analgesic, antitussive, and antidiarrheal, and subcutaneously or intramuscularly as an opioid analgesic …   Medical dictionary

  • Codéine — Général Nom IUPAC (5R,6S) 7,8 didehydro 4,5 époxy 3 méthoxy N méthylmorphinan 6 ol No CA …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Codeine — Codéine Codéine Général Nom IUPAC 5R,6S) 7,8 didehydro 4,5 époxy 3 méthoxy N méthylmorphinan 6 ol No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Codeine — For other uses, see Codeine (disambiguation). Codeine Systematic (IUPAC) name (5α,6α) 7,8 didehydro 4,5 epoxy 3 methoxy 17 methylmorphinan 6 ol Cli …   Wikipedia

  • codeine — A drug made from opium or morphine that is used to relieve pain and to prevent coughing and diarrhea. Codeine is a type of opiate. Also called codeine phosphate …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • CODÉINE — Alcaloïde naturel constituant de l’opium, la codéine, ou méthylmorphine, dérive de la morphine par méthylation. Elle est utilisée en médecine comme anti tussif et comme analgésique, mais cette dernière action est six à sept fois plus faible que… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Phosphate — A form of phosphoric acid. Calcium phosphate makes bones and teeth hard. * * * 1. A salt or ester of phosphoric acid. For individual phosphates not listed here, see under the name of the base. 2. The trivalent ion, PO43−. bone p. SYN: tribasic… …   Medical dictionary

  • codeine sulfate — [USP] the sulfate salt of codeine, having the same actions and uses as the phosphate salt …   Medical dictionary

  • codeine — Obtained from opium, which contains 0.7 to 2.5%, but usually made from morphine. Used as an analgesic and antitussive; drug dependence (physical and psychic) may develop, but c. is less liable to produce addiction than is morphine; c. is… …   Medical dictionary

  • 76-57-3 — Codéine Codéine Général Nom IUPAC 5R,6S) 7,8 didehydro 4,5 époxy 3 méthoxy N méthylmorphinan 6 ol No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

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