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Dilaudid (hydromorphone HCl) is a narcotic analgesic. This means that Dilaudid is chemically similar to morphine and provides pain relief. This medication is only available by prescription and is typically used in the hospital for pain after a procedure or injury.
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Dilaudid is made using the poppy plant and is also referred to as an opioid, as are all medications derived from poppies.
Dilaudid is also sold under the names Palladone, Palladone SR, Dihydromorphinone, and Hydromorphone Hydrochloride.