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  • n. A particular narcotic painkiller.

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Examples

  • Army pathologists and investigators determined that King overdosed on an antidepressant marketed as Xanax and a painkiller called oxymorphone, some of which she had apparently inhaled after the pills were crushed.

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  • The products affected are known under their generic names as hydromorphone, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, oxymorphone, transdermal fentanyl and transdermal buprenorphine.

    FDA looks to crack down on misuse of opioid painkillers

  • "Over time, Endo's attractive combination of lower-risk, late-stage opportunities including oxymorphone IR/ER and Rapinyl should lead to multiple expansion as these opportunities help to diversify earnings and decrease its dependence on Lidoderm."

    Endo Likely To Get FDA Approval, Says Analyst

  • Finally, PTIE announced January 28 that it had received a $5 million milestone payment from King for the filing of an Investigational New Drug application with the FDA for an abuse resistant form of oxymorphone.

  • Our development expenses for REMOXY and three other abuse-resistant pain medications that are in various stages of development, including hydrocodone, hydromorphone and oxymorphone, are reimbursed by Pfizer.

  • Schedule II opioid substances which include fentanyl, hydromorphone, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, and oxymorphone have the highest potential for abuse and associated risk of fatal overdose due to respiratory depression.

  • Buprenorphine's unique pharmacology also distinguishes it from oxycodone, oxymorphone, morphine and hydromorphone.

    RedOrbit News - Technology

  • According to FDA and DEA, buprenorphine has a lower potential for abuse relative to C-II opioids such as oxycodone, oxymorphone, morphine and hydromorphone, the opioids in OxyContin,

    RedOrbit News - Technology

  • According to the DEA and FDA, buprenorphine has a lower abuse potential than oxycodone, oxymorphone, morphine and hydromorphone, the C-II opioids in OxyContin┬«, Opana┬« ER,

    RedOrbit News - Technology

  • Schedule II opioid substances, which include hydromorphone, morphine, oxycodone, fentanyl, oxymorphone and methadone, have the highest potential for abuse and risk of fatal overdose due to respiratory depression.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

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