FDA experts say extended-release and long-acting opioids--including OxyContin, Avinza, Dolophine
, Duragesic, and eight other brand names are extensively misprescribed, misused and abused, leading to overdoses, addiction and even deaths across the United States.
The methadone hydrochloride tablets are the generic equivalent of Dolophine
hydrochloride 10-mg tablets.
Medicine Active Ingredient Actiq, oral transmucosal lozenge Fentanyl Citrate Avinza, capsules (extended release) Morphine Sulfate Daytrana, transdermal patch system Methylphenidate Demerol, tablets * Meperidine Hydrochloride Demerol, oral solution * Meperidine Hydrochloride Diastat/Diastat AcuDial, rectal gel Diazepam Dilaudid, tablets * Hydromorphone Hydrochloride Dilaudid, oral liquid * Hydromorphone Hydrochloride Dolophine
Hydrochloride, tablets * Methadone Hydrochloride Duragesie, patch (extended release) Fentanyl * Embeda, capsules (extended release) Morphine Sulfate; Naltrexone Hydrochloride Fentora, tablets (buccal) Fentanly Citrate kadian.
In 1988, HQ finally threw caution to the winds and published a straight-forward Drug Dosage Table listing the lethal dosages of eighteen common prescription drugs: Amytal, Butisol, Valium, Dalmane, Doriden, Noctec, Dilaudid, Miltown, Noludar, Demerol, Dolophine
, Norflex, Seconal, Nembutal, Darvon, codeine, morphine, and phenobarbital.