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co·deine

 (kō′dēn′, -dē-ĭn)
n.
An alkaloid narcotic, C18H21NO3, derived from opium or morphine and used as a cough suppressant, analgesic, and hypnotic.

[French codéine : Greek kōdeia, poppy head (from kōos, cavity; see keuə- in Indo-European roots) + -ine, alkaloid; see -ine2.]
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codeine

(ˈkəʊdiːn)
n
(Pharmacology) a white crystalline alkaloid prepared mainly from morphine and having a similar but milder action. It is used as an analgesic, an antidiarrhoeal, and to relieve coughing. Formula: C18H21NO3
[C19: from Greek kōdeia head of a poppy, from kōos hollow place + -ine2]
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co•deine

(ˈkoʊ din)

n.
a white, crystalline alkaloid, C18H21NO3, obtained from opium, used chiefly as an analgesic and cough suppressant.
[1830–40; < Greek kṓde(ia) head, poppy-head + -ine2]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.codeine - derivative of opium; used as an antitussive (to relieve coughing) and an analgesic (to relieve pain)
analgesic, anodyne, pain pill, painkiller - a medicine used to relieve pain
antitussive - any medicine used to suppress or relieve coughing
opiate - a narcotic drug that contains opium or an opium derivative
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Translations

codeine

[ˈkəʊdiːn] N (Pharm) → codeína f
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codeine

[ˈkəʊdiːn] ncodéine fcode name
n [person, operation, investigation] → nom m de code
vt
to be code-named sth [operation, investigation] → avoir qch pour nom de code
an operation code-named "Condor" → une opération qui a pour nom de code "Condor"code number ncode m numériquecode of behaviour ncode m de conduitecode of conduct ncode m de conduitecode of honour ncode m de l'honneurcode of practice n [profession] → code m de conduiteco-dependency [ˌkəʊdɪˈpɛndənsi] ncodépendance fco-dependent [ˌkəʊdɪˈpɛndənt]
adj [person] → codépendant(e)
ncodépendant(e) m/fcode word codeword, code-word [ˈkəʊdwɜːrd ˈkəʊdwɜːrd] n
(with recognized meaning)mot m de passe
(= euphemism) → euphémisme m
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codeine

nCodein nt
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codeine

[ˈkəʊdiːn] ncodeina
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

co·deine

n. codeína, narcótico analgésico.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

codeine

n codeína
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Codeine linctus is also sold over-the-counter (OTC) and contains up to 10 mg of codeine phosphate per 5 mL.
After the close of business on August 17, JSP notified the Company that JSP will not extend or renew the exclusive distribution agreement between JSP and the company, pursuant to which the company distributes Butalbital, Aspirin, Caffeine with Codeine Phosphate Capsules USP, Digoxin Tablets USP and Levothyroxine Sodium Tablets USP, when the current term of the exclusive distribution agreement expires on March 23, 2019.
He was caught red-handed on April 14 when he was spotted placing four packs of codeine phosphate into a backpack, which he then hid in a storage cupboard.
Hospital bosses had noticed codeine phosphate tablets going missing and set up a sting operation to catch the culprit.
ABSTRACT: A Reverse Phase high performance liquid chromatographic method was developed and validated for simultaneously determination of active ingredients like Caffeine, Paracetamol and Codeine Phosphate in the pharmaceutical formulation.
Upon discharge, each patient received an envelope containing 30 tablets of 30 mg codeine phosphate; patients were instructed to use up to 10 tablets daily (300 mg) and to record their daily intake in a booklet.
Plasma Codeine and Morphine Concentrations After a Single Oral Dose of Codeine Phosphate. J Clin Pharmacol.
Codeine phosphate, phenol red, ammonium chloride, ammonia, hydrogen peroxide, acetone, ethanol, methanol, and ethyl acetate were purchased from Sinopharm Chemical Reagent Co., Ltd (Shanghai, China).
Thousands of Class B and C tablets, including codeine phosphate and diazepam, were recovered from the properties at The Beeches and Woodside Green in Portadown, Co Armagh, on Friday.
Pharmaceutical company Akorn (NasdaqGS:AKRX) on Thursday reported the market availability of Promethazine Hydrochloride and Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Syrup (Promethazine/Phenylephrine) and Promethazine Hydrochloride, Phenylephrine Hydrochloride and Codeine Phosphate Syrup CV.
Pleaded guilty to possessing codeine phosphate and tramadol on June 20.
Two empty boxes of codeine phosphate - an opiate painkiller - were later found in the bin.