Hyrdromorphone is a semi-synthetic morphine derivative which is typically prescribed in a hospital setting for moderate to severe pain management. Typically, it gets prescribed for treating pain associated with major burns, myocardial infarctions, non-remitting cancers, or bone injuries. People who abuse hydromorphone do so because it provides an extreme feeling of pleasure and euphoria.
Hydromorphone is an active ingredient in the following medications:
- Hydromorph Contin
- Dilaudid Cough Syrup
Hydromorphone has slang references of:
- Hospital Heroin