Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Methadone   Listen
noun
methadone, methadon  n.  A narcotic drug similar to morphine but less habit-forming; used in treating heroin addiction.
Synonyms: methadone hydrochloride.






Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





"Methadone" Quotes from Famous Books



... parepectolin), morphine (MS-Contin, Roxanol), codeine (Tylenol with codeine, Empirin with codeine, Robitussan AC), and thebaine. Semisynthetic narcotics include heroin (horse, smack), and hydromorphone (Dilaudid). Synthetic narcotics include meperidine or Pethidine (Demerol, Mepergan), methadone (Dolophine, Methadose), and others (Darvon, Lomotil). Opium is the brown, gummy exudate of the incised, unripe seedpod of the opium poppy. Opium poppy (Papaver somniferum) is the source for the natural and semisynthetic narcotics. Poppy straw concentrate is the alkaloid ...
— The 2003 CIA World Factbook • United States. Central Intelligence Agency



Words linked to "Methadone" :   methadon, narcotic, fixer, dolophine hydrochloride



Copyright © 2022 Free-Translator.com