Hydrocodone (Hydrocodonum; list a) - protivokashlevoe. In action similar to codeine (see), but more active. Appoint patients with diseases of the lungs and upper respiratory tract infections (including tuberculosis of the lung and larynx, lung cancer). Apply phosphate hydrocodone (Hydrocodonum phosphoricum, Hydrocodoni phosphas). Assign inside after eating 0,005-0,01, Higher doses: single of 0.02 g daily 0,06, With long-term use may develop an addiction to the drug. Method of production: powder, tablets 0,001; and 0,005 0,002 g Cm. also Antitussives.