Descriptor English: Hydrocodone
Descriptor Spanish: Hidrocodona
Descriptor hidrocodona
Entry term(s) dihidrocodeinona
Scope note: Analgésico narcótico relacionado con la CODEINA, pero más potente y más adictivo por peso. También se utiliza como antitusivo.
Descriptor Portuguese: Hidrocodona
Descriptor French: Hydrocodone
Entry term(s): Codinovo
Hydrocodone Bitartrate
Hydrocodone Tartrate (1:1), Hydrate (2:5)
Tree number(s): D03.132.577.249.562.149.287
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Narcotic analgesic related to CODEINE, but more potent and more addicting by weight. It is used also as cough suppressant.
Annotation: do not confuse HYDROCODONE x refs with OXYCODONE x refs
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Analgesics, Opioid
Antitussive Agents
Registry Number: 6YKS4Y3WQ7
CAS Type 1 Name: Morphinan-6-one, 4,5-epoxy-3-methoxy-17-methyl-, (5alpha)-
Previous Indexing: Codeine/analogs & derivatives (1975)
Ethers, Cyclic (1973-1974)
Morphinans (1970-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under CODEINE 1976-90
History Note: 91(76); was see under CODEINE 1976-90
DeCS ID: 7006
Unique ID: D006853
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/18
Revision Date: 2017/05/24
Hydrocodone - Preferred
Concept UI M0010704
Scope note Narcotic analgesic related to CODEINE, but more potent and more addicting by weight. It is used also as cough suppressant.
Preferred term Hydrocodone
Entry term(s) Dihydrocodeinone
Dicodid - Narrower
Concept UI M0450396
Preferred term Dicodid
Robidone - Narrower
Concept UI M0450400
Preferred term Robidone
Hydrocodone Bitartrate - Narrower
Concept UI M0010706
Preferred term Hydrocodone Bitartrate
Entry term(s) Hydrocodeinonebitartrate
Hydrocodone Tartrate (1:1), Hydrate (2:5)
Hydrocon - Narrower
Concept UI M0010705
Preferred term Hydrocon
Codinovo - Narrower
Concept UI M0450395
Preferred term Codinovo
Hycodan - Narrower
Concept UI M0450397
Preferred term Hycodan
Entry term(s) Hycon

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