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Hydrocodone or dihydrocodeinone (marketed as Vicodin, Anexsia, Dicodid, Hycodan, Hycomine, Lorcet, Lortab, Norco, Novahistex, Hydroco, Tussionex, Vicoprofen) is a semi-synthetic opioid derived from two of the naturally occurring opiates, codeine and thebaine. Hydrocodone is an orally active narcotic analgesic and antitussive. Sales and production of this drug have increased significantly in recent years, as have diversion and illicit use. Hydrocodone is commonly available in tablet, capsule and syrup form. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Hydrocodone (Wikipedia)

Narcotic analgesic related to codeine, but more potent and more addicting by weight. It is used also as cough suppressant. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

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zh-CN Chinese (China) 氢可酮
Synonyms: 二氢可待因酮;双氢可待因酮
fr-CA French (Canada) Hydrocodone
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Hüdrokodoon
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Hidrocodona
it-IT Italian (Italy) Idrocodone
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Hidrokodon
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Гидрокодон
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) hydrocodon
fr-BE French (Belgium) Hydrocodone
pl-PL Polish (Poland) HYDROkodon