methadone hydrochloride


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meth·a·done hy·dro·chlor·ide

(meth'ă-dōn hī'drō-klōr'īd),
A synthetic narcotic drug; an orally effective analgesic similar in action to morphine but with slightly greater potency and longer duration. It produces psychic and physical dependence, as does morphine, but withdrawal symptoms are somewhat milder; used as a replacement (oral route) for morphine and heroin; also used during withdrawal treatment in morphine and heroin addiction.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

meth·a·done hy·dro·chlor·ide

(meth'ă-dōn hī'drŏ-klōr'īd)
A synthetic narcotic; an orally effective analgesic similar in action to morphine but with slightly greater potency and longer duration. It produces psychic and physical dependence, as does morphine, but withdrawal symptoms are somewhat milder; used as a replacement (oral route) for morphine and heroin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

meth·a·done hy·dro·chlor·ide

(meth'ă-dōn hī'drŏ-klōr'īd)
Synthetic narcotic drug; orally effective analgesic similar in action to morphine but with slightly greater potency and longer duration; produces psychic and physical dependence, as does morphine, but withdrawal symptoms are somewhat milder; used as a replacement (by oral route) for morphine and heroin; also used during withdrawal treatment in morphine and heroin addiction.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Elite Pharmaceuticals Inc's methadone hydrochloride tablets are the generic equivalent of the Dolophine hydrochloride 10 mg tablets.