pholcodine


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phol·co·dine

(fol'kō-dēn),
A narcotic with little or no analgesic or euphorigenic activity, used mainly as an antitussive.

pholcodine

An opioid drug used mainly for cough suppression. Brand names are Galenphol and Pavacol-D.
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Investigations revealed that Emily had alcohol, pholcodine, which was identified as a cough medicine, and traces of cocaine in her system.
NYSE MKT: AXN)("Aoxing Pharma"), a specialty pharmaceutical company focusing on research, development, manufacturing, and distribution of narcotic, pain-management, and addiction treatment pharmaceuticals, today announced that its Chinese subsidiary has received from the State Food and Drug Administration of China ("SFDA") a license to produce the active pharmaceutical ingredient ("API") in Pholcodine.
He asked how many times had the Welsh NHS prescribed Bonjela, paracetamol, athlete's Foot powder, cold-sore cream Zovirax and cough suppressant Pholcodine over a five-year period.
The steroids commonly used by quacks are Prednisolone tablet, Decadran injection/tablet, Dexamethasone tablet, Divalproex tablet and Pholcodine tablets and syrup.
Class B Amphetamines, cannabis, methylphenidate (ritalin), pholcodine (in medicine form used as a cough suppressant).
LOQ, [micro]g/L Method Extraction Cannabinoids Opiates GC-MS SPE (a) THC 2 6AM, FEN 2; BUP, nBUP 4; Pholcodine 5; Methadone, MOR, COD, EtMOR 20 LC-MS/MS (ESI) SPE MOR, 6AM, COD 2 LC-MS/MS (ESI) SPE Methadone 2.
85 for 100ml, you could go for the generic version called pholcodine cough mixture, which will set you back around 92p for the same amount.
The former include codeine and pholcodine and do work well if given in huge doses, but the doses found in over-the-counter remedies do little more than cause constipation.
Miss Davies said the most likely explanation for Mrs Lomas's sudden death was that the drug pholcodine exacerbated her pre-existing heart condition.
Figure 4 illustrates the separation of morphine, codeine, pholcodine and dextromethorphan as well as ephedrine (commonly included in opiate based antitussive preparations).
Amphetamines, Methylphenidate (Ritalin), Pholcodine