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Opioid Potency Comparison Topic Guide

Opioid Potency Comparison Opioid Potency Comparison: The opioid potency comparison chart lists the potency of narcotic medications. Each narcotic requires a different dose for effectiveness. The chart shows how quickly a drug will start working, and the length of time it lasts. Drugs listed include morphine, oxycodone, and codeine.

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Opioid Potency Comparison Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

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morphine and naltrexone Morphine And Naltrexone

Morphine is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Naltrexone blocks certain effects of opioid medication, including feelings...learn more »

ibuprofen and oxycodone Ibuprofen And Oxycodone

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). This combinati...learn more »

hydrocodone and ibuprofen Hydrocodone And Ibuprofen

Hydrocodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)...learn more »

aspirin and oxycodone Aspirin And Oxycodone

Aspirin and oxycodone is a combination opioid medicine that is used to relieve moderate to severe pain...learn more »

acetaminophen and oxycodone Acetaminophen And Oxycodone

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of oxycodone./...learn more »

acetaminophen and hydrocodone Acetaminophen And Hydrocodone

Hydrocodone is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic. Acetaminophen is a less potent pain reliever that increases the effects of hydrocodon...learn more »

aspirin, butalbital, caffeine, and codeine Aspirin, Butalbital, Caffeine, And Codeine

Aspirin, butalbital, caffeine, and codeine is a combination medicine used to treat tension headaches after other treatments have failed. This medicine is no...learn more »

nalbuphine Nalbuphine

Nalbuphine is an opioid pain medication, sometimes called a narcotic...learn more »

oxycodone Oxycodone

Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication used to treat moderate to severe pain.

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morphine Morphine

Morphine is an opioid medication used to treat moderate to severe pain. Short-acting morphine is taken as needed for pain.

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hydromorphone (injection) Hydromorphone (injection)

Hydromorphone injection is an opioid medicine used to treat moderate to severe pain...learn more »

fentanyl (buccal) Fentanyl (buccal)

Fentanyl is an opioid medication used as part of anesthesia to help prevent pain after surgery or other medical procedure...learn more »