NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 8,115 terms related to cancer and medicine.
- oxycodone hydrochloride
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- A drug used to treat moderate to severe pain. It is made from morphine and binds to opioid receptors in the central nervous system. Oxycodone hydrochloride is a type of analgesic agent and a type of opiate.