What does oxycodone mean?

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  1. oxycodone(Noun)

    A very powerful and potentially addictive opioid analgesic medication synthesized from thebaine.


  1. Oxycodone

    Oxycodone is a semi-synthetic opioid synthesized from poppy-derived thebaine. It is a narcotic analgesic generally indicated for relief of moderate to severe pain. It was developed in 1916 in Germany as one of several new semi-synthetic opioids in an attempt to improve on the existing opioids. Oxycodone is available as single ingredient medication in immediate release and controlled release. Combination products formulated with non-narcotic ingredients such as NSAIDs and paracetamol are also available as immediate release formulation.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Oxycodone

    Semisynthetic derivative of CODEINE that acts as a narcotic analgesic more potent and addicting than codeine.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of oxycodone in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of oxycodone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Montgomery:

    I was seeing paperwork with hundreds of oxycodone pills, i wanted to know why he was giving him so many.

  2. Rebecca Jones:

    Whenever I see someone’s Hydrocodone sitting there, Oxycodone sitting there I’m tempted to take it….and I have over the years.

  3. Chuck Rosenberg:

    It’s back, and it’s back with a vengeance, there's an enormous supply of heroin; it's cheap. In fact, it's a lot cheaper than prescription pills. If you take oxycodone and hydrocodone for a football injury and you get hooked, you're going to pay a dollar a milligram on the street for a pill – thirty milligrams, thirty dollars, give or take. Heroin is probably one-fifth the price, and because it has a similar chemical effect, a similar pharmacological reaction, folks make that transition.

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