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hydrocodone

 [hi″dro-ko´dōn]
a semisynthetic opioid analgesic similar to but more active than codeine; used as the bitartrate salt or polistirex complex as an oral analgesic and antitussive. Continued use may cause addiction.

hy·dro·co·done

(hī'drō-kō'dōn),
A potent analgesic derivative of codeine used as an antitussive and analgesic. Often used combined with aspirin or acetaminophen.

hydrocodone

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

hydrocodone

An opioid analgesic, antitussive, which also depresses respiration, used for cough and upper respiratory Sx of allergies or colds. See Opioid.

hy·dro·co·done

(hī'drō-kō'dōn)
A potent analgesic derivative of codeine used as an antitussive and analgesic. Often used combined with aspirin or acetaminophen.

hy·dro·co·done

(hī'drō-kō'dōn)
Potent analgesic derivative of codeine used as an antitussive and analgesic.
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The resin chosen was AMBERLITE IRP69, a resin similar to that used in Delsym and Tussionex. Resinates were prepared by mixing the resin with an aqueous oxycodone solution for several hours to give a loading of approximately 0.4 g of oxycodone per gram of resinate.
The reports indicate that physicians and other health professionals have prescribed Tussionex for children under age 6, or more frequently than the labeled dosing interval of every 12 hours.
* Health care professionals should not prescribe Tussionex to be taken more frequently than every 12 hours.
I tried Tussionex, Delsyn cough syrup, and a series of cortisone that seemed to make it worse.
The company said the Adzenys XR-ODT revenues were approximately USD0.7m and the remainder of the increase is attributed to a rise in sales of its generic Tussionex.
(Metadate CD, Pennkinetic and Tussionex are registered trademarks of the UCB Group of companies.)
Only seven prescription hydrocodone-containing cough suppressants are FDA approved: Hycodan (ENDO Pharms), Mycodone (Morton Grove), Tussicaps (Tyco Healthcare), Tussigon (King Pharmaceuticals), Tussionex Pennkinetic (UCB Inc.), Hydrocodone compound (Actavis Mid Atlantic), and Homatropine methylbromide and hydrocodone bitartrate (Actavis Totowa).
Kremers Urban extended-release products that require complex drug development technology and manufacturing process include hydrocodone polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex pennkinetic extended-release suspension CIII (authorized generic for Tussionex Pennkinetic Extended-Release Suspension CIII), pantoprazole sodium delayed-release tablets, oxybutynin chloride extended-release tablets USE omeprazole delayed-release capsules, nifedipine extended-release tablets USE verapamil hydrochloride extendedrelease capsules, and several other extendedrelease and transdermal generic products.
Hydrocodone polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex (CIII) ER oral suspension is a generic version of UCB's (EBR: UCB) Tussionex, which is used for relief of cough and upper respiratory symptoms associated with allergy or a cold.
The company said the USD1.5m of product revenue in the three months ended 30 June2015 was generated from net sales of its generic Tussionex.
As it stays abreast with the industry's evolving needs, earlier this year Kremers Urban successfully launched two new drugs--pantoprazole sodium delayed-release capsules and the authorized generic of UCB's branded cough and upper respiratory treatment Tussionex.
Hydrocodone polistirex and chlorpheniramine polistirex (CIII) ER oral suspension is reportedly the generic version of UCB's Tussionex, which is used for the treatment of relief of cough and upper respiratory symptoms associated with allergy or a cold, added Par.