diamorphine


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diamorphine

(ˌdaɪəˈmɔːfiːn)
n
1. (Recreational Drugs) a technical name for heroin
2. (Pharmacology) a technical name for heroin
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diamorphine

[ˌdaɪəˈmɔːfiːn] Ndiamorfina f
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John Paul Leonard, 34, from Hansen Street in Butetown, Cardiff, admitted possessing the Class A drug diamorphine in breach of court orders imposed for previous offences.
Contract notice: NHS Framework Agreement for the supply of Generic Pharmaceuticals Co-Amoxiclav and Diamorphine Injection.
A case of accidental administration of high dose intrathecal diamorphine is reported in a patient who underwent total knee replacement.
Rasul was charged with possession of 161 miligrammes of diamorphine and a quantity of skunk cannabis on May 23 last year.
Oscar is now on an extremely high dose of diamorphine, more than nursing staff have known adults to need.
The prosecution had alleged during a four-day trial that he had injected Anthony Williams with a potentially fatal amount of pure diamorphine which Smallman obtained on prescription.
On Saturday police said Ms Roberts, 32, had been charged with conspiracy to supply Class A drug crack cocaine, conspiracy to supply a Class B controlled drug and possession of Class A drug diamorphine.
Ashley Wood, 21, of Fountains Close, L4, charged with burglary, possession of diamorphine - community order with six week electric curfew from 8pm to 7am, supervision and 100 hours unpaid work.
Nurses, pharmacists and midwives with the right experience and who have completed additional post-registration training, will be permitted to prescribe Schedule 2, 3, 4 and 5 controlled drugs, which include morphine, diamorphine (heroin) and prescription-strength co-codamol.
John Pellow, 33, of Drumchapel, Glasgow, is charged with supplying and being concerned in the supply of diamorphine (heroin).
He killed David Gray by giving him 10 times the normal dose of diamorphine, and later admitted being confused about the drug.
This online reporting tool will allow accountable officers to report any concerns over the dispensary and return of drugs like morphine, diamorphine, tranquillisers, sleeping tablets, anabolic steroids and growth hormones.