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Please advise what is the difference between codeine and hydrocodone?

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Dr. Alexander Bankov
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In brief: Chemical structure

They are both opioids (related to morphine), hydrocodone is a semi- synthetic opioid derived from Codeine and a bit stronger.

In brief: Chemical structure

They are both opioids (related to morphine), hydrocodone is a semi- synthetic opioid derived from Codeine and a bit stronger.
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