Skip to Content

hydromorphone hydrochloride

Pronunciation: hi'dro-mor'fon hi'dro-klor'id

Definition: A synthetic derivative of morphine, with analgesic potency about 10 times that of morphine.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide