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Codeine definition

10/12/2014
01:07 | Author: Tyler James

Codeine definition
Codeine definition

Definition of codeine. Provided by Stedman's medical dictionary and . Includes medical terms and definitions.

Definition: Alkaloid obtained from opium, which contains 0.7–2.5%, but usually made from morphine. Used as an analgesic and antitussive; drug dependence (physical and psychic) may develop, but codeine is less liable to produce addiction than morphine; codeine is biotransformed to morphine, which accounts for most of codeine's effects. Synonym(s): methylmorphine.

Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.

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Pronunciation: kō′dēn.

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Codeine - definition in the American English Dictionary - Cambridge

8/11/2014
01:26 | Author: Emily Peterson

Codeine definition
Codeine - definition in the American English Dictionary - Cambridge

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Codeine - Definition from Longman English Dictionary Online

6/10/2014
03:39 | Author: Tyler James

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Codeine - Definition from Longman English Dictionary Online

Definition of codeine from the Longman Online Dictionary of Contemporary English. The Longman English Dictionary provides support and resources for those.

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Definition of codeine Collins English Dictionary

4/9/2014
05:32 | Author: Alex Watson

Codeine definition
Definition of codeine Collins English Dictionary

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Codeine - Definition and pronunciation Oxford Advanced Learner39s

2/8/2014
07:05 | Author: Sarah Gray

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Codeine - Definition and pronunciation Oxford Advanced Learner39s

Codeine - Clear definition, audio pronunciation, synonyms and related words, real example sentences, grammar, usage notes and more in Oxford Advanced.

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