Hydrocodone or dihydrocodeinone is a semi-manufactured opioid inferred from two of the characteristically happening sedatives, codeine and thebaine.
Hydrocodone is an orally dynamic opiate pain relieving and antitussive. It is usually accessible in tablet, case, and syrup structure and is frequently blended with other pain relieving mixes like acetaminophen or ibuprofen.
It is promoted, in its differing structures, under various trademarks, including Vicodin, Anexsia, Dicodid, Hycodan (or blandly Hydromet), Hycomine, Lorcet, Lortab, Norco, Novahistex, Hydroco, Tussionex, Gentex, Vicoprofen, Xodol, Bekadid, Calmodid, Codinovo, Duodin, Kolikodol, Orthoxycol, Mercodinone, Synkonin, Norgan, and Hydrokon. Hydrocodone was initially integrated in Germany in 1920 and was endorsed by the FDA on 23 March 1943 available to be purchased in the United States under the brand name Hycodan.