Hydromorphone definition

hīdrō-môrfōn
A synthetic derivative of morphine, C17 H19 NO3 , used in the form of its hydrochloride as an analgesic that is more potent than morphine.
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A synthetic derivative of morphine, C17 H19 NO3 , used in the form of its hydrochloride as an analgesic that is more potent than morphine.
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Origin of hydromorphone

  • hydroxy morph(ine) –one

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition