oxymorphone


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ox·y·mor·phone

 (ŏk′sē-môr′fōn′)
n.
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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oxymorphone

n oximorfona
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