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(hydrocodone bitartrate (10 mg) and acetaminophen (300 mg) per 15 mL) Oral Solution
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Hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen is supplied in liquid form for oral administration.
WARNING: May be habit-forming
Hydrocodone bitartrate is an opioid analgesic and antitussive and occurs as fine, white crystals or as a crystalline powder. It is affected by light. The chemical name is 4,5α-epoxy-3-methoxy-17- methylmorphinan-6-one tartrate (1:1) hydrate (2:5). It has the following structural formula:
ZOLVIT™ (hydrocodone bitartrate and acetaminophen oral solution contains):
|Per 5 mL||Per 15 mL|
|Hydrocodone Bitartrate||3.33 mg||10 mg|
|Acetaminophen||100 mg||300 mg|
In addition, the liquid contains the following inactive ingredients: citric acid anhydrous, ethyl maltol, glycerin, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, saccharin sodium, sorbitol solution, sucrose, with D&C Red #33 and FD&C Red #40 as coloring and natural and artificial flavoring.
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/15/2011
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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