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Synonyms for hydromorphone

a narcotic analgesic (trade name Dilaudid) used to treat moderate to severe pain

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In addition, doses should always be ordered in milligrams for morphine and hydromorphone or micrograms for fentanyl, or safety is sacrificed.
After excluding each participant's initial 90 days of dose adjustment, the average daily dosage of diacetylmorphine and hydromorphone received by Aboriginal participants was 419.
Approximately 3 weeks before the patient's death, a urine specimen was collected from one of her bilateral nephrostomy tubes for determination of morphine and hydromorphone concentrations.
Shared learning--Reported incidents involving hydromorphone.
OROS(R) Hydromorphone was developed by ALZA and uses the OROS(R) PUSH-PULL(TM) delivery system to release the opioid at a controlled rate.
IV hydromorphone 1 mg every four hours as needed was ordered.
On the market for only 10 months, hydromorphone had been indicated for once-daily use for the treatment of moderate to severe chronic pain in opiate-tolerant patients.
In the study, Luo evaluated the use of codeine, morphine, hydromorphone, hydrocodone, oxycodone, methadone, fentanyl and other opioids.
The index is inconsistent with respect to brand and generic names of drugs; for example, there are more entries for hydromorphone than for Dilaudid.
Examples of narcotics would be the use of heroin, morphine, codeine, hydrocodone (Lorcet, Vicodin, Hycodan, Tussionex), hydromorphone (Dilaudid), oxycodone (Oxycontin, Percodan, Percocet, Tylox, Roxicet, Roxicodone), methadone (Dolophine, Methadase), fentanyl and analogs (Innovar, Sublimaze, Alfenta, Sufenta, Duragesic), and other narcotics (opium, Darvon, Talwin, Buprenorphine, Meperidine or Pethidine, Demerol).
This license agreement for thebaine, combined with the novel technology previously acquired for codeine-based products, should provide Halsey a considerable competitive advantage in the production of morphine, codeine, hydrocodone, oxycodone and hydromorphone.
Doctors are leery of the drugs derived from opium and the synthetics that resemble them, substances like morphine and codeine, hydromorphone (Dilaudid) and meperidine (Demerol).
As a result, clinicians can be criticized for either increasing or decreasing use of medication such as diazepam, hydromorphone, and oxycodone.
Using OROS([R]) technology, EXALGO provides a steady release of hydromorphone throughout the day once steady-state is achieved after three to four days.
Olesen Synthesis is initially active with API's comprising of molecules like Hydromorphone, Codeine Phosphate, Pramipexole, Terbinafine Risedronate, Tolfenamic Acid, Amphetamine derivatives and advanced intermediates for Buprenorphine and Tamsulosin.