Entry from British & World English dictionary
A preparation of chloroform and morphine formerly used to relieve pain.
- The first major government committee of enquiry in the 20s considered only the treatment of morphine addiction, ignoring the widespread misuse of chlorodyne.
- Confused by the chlorodyne which I had taken, I lay motionless in a semi-conscious state.
- Several bottles of laudanum and chlorodyne were found in Dean's bedroom.
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