codeine codeine

Definition(s):

  • (n) derivative of opium; used as an antitussive (to relieve coughing) and an analgesic (to relieve pain)

News

  1. 2 Chainz Arrested For Drug Possession At Los Angeles Airport

    Just days after the superstar rapper was robbed at gunpoint in San Francisco, 2 Chainz has been arrested at Los Angeles’ LAX airport for pot, promethazine and codeine...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS San Francisco

  2. 2 Chainz Arrested for Pot Possession at LAX

    According to reports, the rapper was also carrying ingredients common in sizzurp, the cocktail combining codeine and promethazine that's popular in the hip hop community. read more        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Hollywood Reporter

  3. 2 Chainz Arrested At Airport For Drug Possession

    UPDATE: TMZ now reports that 2 Chainz has been booked for felony narcotics possession. The rapper apparently had Promethazine on his person, along with weed. Promethazine is one half of the cocktail known as Sizzurp, along with codeine. Not a great week for 2 Chainz. The rapper was robbed this weekend , and according to TMZ , 2 Chainz was arrested Tuesday (June 11) at Los Angeles Airport for ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

Quotes

  1. "With nearly half of all infants in North America being delivered by caesarean section or after episiotomy, there is clearly a requirement for pain relief for mothers," says Koren. "However, our study confirms that codeine as a treatment for...
    on Aug 20, 2008 By: Gideon Koren Source: Science Daily (press release)

  2. "Codeine is a product of the opium poppy, as is morphine and heroin," says Tim Harding of Care New Zealand.
    on Mar 15, 2008 By: Tim Harding Source: TVNZ

  3. Mr Ellwood said: "It is ironic that the world, including Britain, experiences a shortage of diamorphine and codeine, but we choose to prevent the fourth poorest country in the world from producing it. Instead we are destroying the crops, alienating...
    on Mar 31, 2007 By: Tobias Ellwood Source: Independent

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