Mark  Routine Sr.
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Dilaudid, also known by its generic name hydromorphone, is a potent prescription opioid medication used primarily to treat moderate to severe pain. It belongs to the opioid analgesic class of drugs and works by binding to opioid receptors in the brain and spinal cord, thereby altering the perception of pain. Dilaudid is typically prescribed for short-term pain management, such as after surgery or for severe chronic pain that has not responded to other treatments. It comes in various forms, including tablets, oral solutions, and injections. Like all opioids, Dilaudid carries a risk of dependence, addiction, and overdose, so it should be used cautiously and only under the supervision of a healthcare professional.