methadone hydrochloride


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Noun1.methadone hydrochloride - synthetic narcotic drug similar to morphine but less habit-formingmethadone hydrochloride - synthetic narcotic drug similar to morphine but less habit-forming; used in narcotic detoxification and maintenance of heroin addiction
narcotic - a drug that produces numbness or stupor; often taken for pleasure or to reduce pain; extensive use can lead to addiction
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Chloridated methadone in oral solution including: - methadone chloridate in 0.1% oral solution, - methadone chloridated in a 0.5% oral solution, - annual fee for methadone hydrochloride dispensers, - annual fee for semi-automatic methadone hydrochloride dispensers.
M2 PHARMA-August 6, 2018-FDA approves Elite's generic methadone hydrochloride tablets
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 6, 2018-FDA approves Elite's generic methadone hydrochloride tablets
Source: Methadone hydrochloride (22); buprenorphine extended-release (23); buprenorphine and naloxone (24); buprenorphine (25); buprenorphine hydrochloride (26); naltrexone hydrochloride (27); buprenorphine and naloxone (28); naltrexone extended-release (29); US Food and Drug Administration.
The dosage and the method of administration was registered and the morphine equivalent dosage was calculated according to the potency of 10 mg of morphine sulfate which is equal to 10 mg methadone hydrochloride, 100 mg of meperidine hydrochloride, 200 mg of codeine or 600 mg of acetaminophen plus 60 mg of codeine.11,12
Under the terms of the agreement, Elite will perform manufacturing and packaging for TPN's Methadone Hydrochloride, 10 mg tablets.