Darvon

noun
a mildly narcotic analgesic drug (trade name Darvon) related to methadone but less addictive
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑analgesic, ↑anodyne, ↑painkiller, ↑pain pill

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/dahr"von/, Pharm., Trademark.
a brand of propoxyphene.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Darvon — ☆ Darvon [där′vän΄ ] trademark for PROPOXYPHENE HYDROCHLORIDE …   English World dictionary

  • Darvon — Dextropropoxyphène Pour les articles homonymes, voir DPX. Dextropropoxyphène …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Darvon — /dahr von/, Pharm., Trademark. a brand of propoxyphene. * * * …   Universalium

  • Darvon — Dar·von där .vän trademark used for a preparation of the hydrochloride of propoxyphene * * * Dar·von (dahrґvon) trademark for preparations containing propoxyphene …   Medical dictionary

  • Darvon — n. brand name of a medication …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Darvon Compound — Pharm., Trademark. a combination of Darvon, phenacetin, aspirin, and caffeine used chiefly in the treatment of pain. * * * …   Universalium

  • Darvon Compound — Pharm., Trademark. a combination of Darvon, phenacetin, aspirin, and caffeine used chiefly in the treatment of pain …   Useful english dictionary

  • Darvon cocktail — noun A mixture of drugs used to commit suicide …   Wiktionary

  • DC65 — Darvon compound 65 …   Medical dictionary

  • DC65 — • Darvon compound 65 …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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