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hy·dro·co·done

 (hī′drə-kō′dōn)
n.
A narcotic drug derived from codeine, C18H21NO3, used in its bitartrate form as an analgesic and antitussive.

[(di)hydrocod(ein)one.]

hydrocodone

(ˌhaɪdrəˈkəʊdəʊn)
n
a semi-synthetic opioid drug derived from codeine and thebaine
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hydrocodone

n hidrocodona
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Graebner said school officials subsequently found pills containing hydrocodone in Braswell's office desk, and gave them to police.
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WASHINGTON -- The maker of OxyContin says it has completed testing of an abuse-resistant version of the painkiller hydrocodone, a surprise development that could derail sales of the recently launched Zohydro, a similar medication that has been criticized for lacking such safeguards.
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Deaths and life-threatening side effects associated with the misuse of a long-acting, prescription cough medicine that contains hydrocodone have prompted the Food and Drug Administration to issue a public health advisory about the dangers of the product when not used properly.
OBJECTIVES Students will learn about hydrocodone and the risks associated with its abuse; they will also learn about the dangers of abusing other prescription medications.
The cause of death was "acute intoxication by the combined effects of oxycodone, hydrocodone, diazepam, temazepam, alprazolam and doxylamine," said Ellen Borakove.
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of Little Rock committed suicide in a Beverly Hills hotel room in October by taking an overdose of the painkiller hydrocodone, the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office announced last week.
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