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A semisynthetic opioid drug, C17H19NO4, used in its hydrochloride form for the relief of moderate to severe pain, as a preoperative medication, and as an adjunct to anesthesia.

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THE FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION has asked Endo Pharmaceuticals to voluntarily remove its opioid pain medication, reformulated Opana ER (oxymorphone hydrochloride), from the market in the United States, citing the potential for its abuse as a concern.
Aurolife Pharma LLC, a division of Aurobindo Pharma USA, received ANDA approval for oxymorphone hydrochloride tablets, 5 mg and 10 mg.
Pharmaceutical company Actavis Inc (NYSE:ACT) on Thursdayreported the availability of Oxymorphone Hydrochloride Extended-release Tablets, 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg and 40 mg, in the market.
* OPANA (oxymorphone hydrochloride) Extended Release Tablets CII
regarding the production and sale of generic formulations of OPANA ER (oxymorphone hydrochloride) Extended-Release tablets.
Actavis previously received approval for, and is currently marketing, oxymorphone hydrochloride extended-release tablets, 7.5 mg and 15 mg.
The product, an Oxymorphone Hydrochloride extended-release tablet, is offered in doses of 5mg, 10mg, 20mg, 30mg and 40mg.