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hydrocodon 10 650
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sever back pai i have had it for 8 years i have three girls and i;m oh disabilty ## this is the strongest dose of a narcotic known as lortab, vicodin, and lorcet (all name brands.) they are extremely addictive as they are opiate narcotics. it is usually prescribed at the dose you have for moderate to severe pain. one has to be careful not to take too much or more than prescribed because it has a lot of acetaminophen or tylenol in it. too much can definantly cause irreversible liver damage. ## If you have chronic, severe pain, you should really be on a time release pain killer such as Oxycontin or MS Contin. The ones you are on are instant release pills which don't last more than 4 to 6 hours and in your case they should really only be used for breakthrough pain. ...
Updated 8 years ago in Lortab.
Fri, Feb 17 '06, 5:43 AM
155 white round pill opiate blocker
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do I swallow the pill or do I take it in pieces or do I let it dissolve in my mouth please someone answer I really need it asap ## Just to confirm, a white round pill imprinted with "155" and a "half moon logo" is identified as generic Suboxone, containing: Buprenorphine hydrochloride 8 mg (base) + Naloxone hydrochloride 2 mg (base); This medication is used in the treatment of opioid dependence. From what I understand, it's supposed to work best when taken sublingually; where all you have to do is let it fully dissolve under your tongue in order for your body to absorb it. It would be a good idea to contact your Dr. though if you have any other questions related to how much you should take. I hope this helps! ## Dear Destiny, David is correct. The suboxone needs 2 b ... ...
Updated 8 months ago in Suboxone.
Wed, Apr 02 '14, 9:54 AM
Hydrocodone 10mg 325mg Is 16 Pills In 24 Hours Bad
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MALE 210LBS TAKES WHATEVER WHENEVER BUT IS TAKING 16 Pills In 24 Hours Bad Hydrocodone 10mg 325mg...WHATS BOUND TO HAPPEN...WHAT IF HE TAKES OXYCODONE 15MG ALSO ## Hello, According to Topix.com, "Daily consumption of hydrocodone should not exceed 40 milligrams in patients not tolerant to opiates. The 2006 Physicians Desk Reference states that Norco 10, containing 10 milligrams of hydrocodone and 325 mg of APAP (Acetaminophen) can be taken at a dosage of up to twelve tablets per day (120 mg of hydrocodone). This restriction is only limited by the fact that twelve tablets, each containing 325 mg of APAP (Acetaminophen), puts the patient right below the 24-hour FDA maximum of 4,000 mg of APAP. Some specially compounded products are routinely given to chronic pain patients in doses of u... ...
Updated 1 month ago in Hydrocodone.
Thu, Oct 30 '14, 9:59 AM
Hydrocodone 10 V325
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What is stronger and how do these 2 drugs compare.....10/325 hydrocodone vs. tramadol 50 mg ## You really can't compare them, since they aren't in the same drug classes. The Hydrocodone in the Vicodin/Lortab is a potent narcotic analgesic. But the Tramadol is just a centrally acting analgesic, though it is derived from an opiate, it is nowhere near as strong and effective as the opiate narcotic class. Both can be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. You can learn more Vicodin details here and you can learn more Tramadol details here. Which one has been prescribed for you? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Mon, May 13 '13, 9:48 AM
Hydrochloride Oral Solution
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I AM ON THIS MED FOR PAIN HOWEVER I AM ALSO IN A METHADONE PROGRAM WHEN I UA SHE SAID THE OXYCODONE ORAL AND OPIATE IS SHOWING UP . I AM NOT DOING ANYTHING DRUG JUST WHAT THE DR IS GIVING ME HELPPPPPPPPPPPPP ## What is the full name of the oral solution you are using? Hydrochloride is just the chemical salt, there should be something else with it, it should say Hydrocodone Hydrochloride, or etc. If you can post back with the rest of the name, I can research more information for you. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Methadone.
Sun, Mar 25 '12, 11:28 AM
Hydrocodone -Apap 7.5-325mg tab
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does it cajse constipation,if so how do you remedy the problemAa ## Yes, the Hydrocodone in it is a narcotic opiate and they all can cause constipation in some people as a side effect. Learn more Vicodin details here. As to how to remedy the problem, when I was on them the best solution I found was to use fiber supplements and they are usually safe for more people, unless your doctor has told you that you shouldn't take them. Learn more dietary fiber details here. How long have you been taking them? ## ask your doctor to prescribe you a stool softener you only need to take a small pill once or depending if you want more results twice a day . good diet always helps but not everyone can live on a diet ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Sat, Sep 14 '13, 11:48 AM
what is the difference between hydrocodone 5 325 and 10
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Dr presecibed me hydrocodone325mg-5 for my back pain I was in a car accident a lot of pain never took these pills before I did just fine however I got surgery and was prescribed percocet 325mg-5and I got very sick..throwing up dizzy light headed etc Just wanted to know is there a huge difference??and /or side effects maybe was it due to just having surgery or do u think it was the pill itself being different could of caused it? ## Hello, Marie! How are you? They are different medications. Percocet contains Oxycodone with Acetaminophen, while what you've currently been prescribed contains Hydrocodone with Acetaminophen. However, dizziness, nausea and vomiting can be side effects of all narcotic opiates, so you may still experience such symptoms with this one, as well. There is also a... ...
Updated 2 months ago in Hydrocodone.
Wed, Oct 15 '14, 5:33 PM
hydrocodone itching
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I seem to have a very smart Doctor. He prescribed Norco 10-325 for post surgical pain. The first bottle gave me nothing but relief. The refill, at a different pharmacy, caused unbelievable itching all over and down my throat. I called and told him he had me look up the mfgr on the bottle. It was Qua. He said my problem is the dye used in the second batch. He re prescribed to the original pharmacy and got the Norco manufactured by Watson. If you are taking an opiate that is making you itch, have your doctor re prescribe from a pharmacy that uses the pill made by a different mfgr. You are probably not allergic to opiates or Codiene after all. ## Hello, Charliemike! How are you? I am very sorry about the problem that you experienced. However, I would like to clarify that while this may be ... ...
Updated 4 months ago in Hydrocodone.
Mon, Aug 18 '14, 12:25 PM
Dangerous Cocktail: Neurontin and Opiates
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One of the contraindications while taking Neurontin is using opiates such as Hydrocodone (Vicodin) and Oyxcodone (Percocet). The opiates potentiate the effect of Neurotin by 14%. With Morphine, it increases the effect of Neurotin by 44%. My husband was on Neurontin at 900 mg a day (taken in three doses). At that time, he was not taking much of his pain killer, Oxycodone (Percocet), maybe one 5mg dose a night. My husband was originally took Neurotin for shingles nerve pain. His doctor decided to increase his dose of Neurontin to 1800 mg per day (three equal doses). Before that time, my husband increased his Oxycodone to two 5mg tablets before bedtime and another 5mg tablet about four hours later. Upon the increase in Neurontin, my husband started to experience some adverse effects. These... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Neurontin.
Sat, Jun 14 '14, 12:05 AM
Hydroco Apap 10 325 Side Effects
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I AM IN STAGE 4 LIVER DEAS. HAVE BEEN GIVEN HYDROCO APAP 10/325 FOR A 'FROZEN SHOULDER'. I HAVE DEVELOPED A SEVER STUDDER AND YESTERDAY FOUND MYSELF ON THE PORCH TRYING TO CALL MY DAD BY PHONE (HE PASSED AWAY SEVERAL YRS AGO). CAN THESE BE SIDE EFFECTS OF TH3E HYDRO? ## FORGOT TO MENTION THAT I AM ALSO A DIABETIC. WILL THIS MED CAUSE MY BLOOD SUGARS TO DROP? ## The Hydrocodone in this is an opiate, narcotic, so it can cause these unusual effects in some people, coupled with your liver problem, the effects can also be more pronounced in your body, because the level of the medication will be more pronounced. You should contact your doctor, however, because these are very rare and you should probably try a different medication. Normally, it would not cause a blood sugar problem, bu... ...
Updated 3 years ago in Hydrocodone.
Tue, May 31 '11, 11:30 AM
yellow cough syrup promethazine vc does it contain codine? is it an opiate??
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what medications does yellow syrup vc contain? is it an opiate? what is the difference between yellow, red and purple cough syrup? ## From what I could gather, every 5 mL (teaspoon) of Promethazine VC Syrup is listed as containing: 6.25 mgs of Promethazine hydrochloride + 5 mgs of Phenylephrine hydrochloride + Alcohol 7% NOTE (neither drug is an opiate): -Promethazine is in a class of drugs called antihistamines. -Phenylephrine is in a class of drugs called nasal decongestants. I'm unaware of all the different colors that may be available, but for your own verification, the inactive ingredients present in this particular product are: "Apricot peach flavor, ascorbic acid, citric acid, FD&C yellow #6, menthol, methylparaben, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sac... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Promethazine.
Thu, Aug 28 '14, 11:02 PM
can you use fioricet for opiate withdrawals
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I am taking a 80 mg a day of hydrocodone / Acetaminophen and trying lower down to 40 mg a day to 20 mg a day then 10 mg a day, and 10 every 24 hours without having to have extreme opiate withdrawals, please tell me if I can use fioricet for opiate withdrawals. what do need to know. ## Hello, Will363! How are you? If you're doing a slow taper, your withdrawals should be minimal. How long have you been taking it? How fast of a taper are you doing? It takes at least a week, between each dosage drop, for your body to adjust. This is a narcotic analgesic, so it has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. And no, there is really nothing in the Fioricet to help. ...
Updated 3 months ago in Fioricet.
Sun, Aug 31 '14, 1:07 PM
Hydrocodone Ip 190/500
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Ive seen naproxen and have been told vicodin has this imprint as well .. are naproxen and vicodib the same? ## Naproxen and Vicodin are two very different pain medications. To my understanding, the similarities found in the imprint are just a sign that they had been manufactured or redistributed by the same company. Naproxen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug You can learn more about this drug on the page for Naproxen Details Vicodin (Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone) on the other hand, is a combination of two types of pain medicine; Hydrocodone being an opiate narcotic pain reliever and Acetaminophen also being a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone Details I hope this helps to answer your question! ## Yo... ...
Updated 10 months ago in Hydrocodone.
Fri, Feb 07 '14, 5:50 PM
Using Suboxone To Get Off And Stay Off Opiates
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I was prescribed opiate painkillers for 5 years. I gradually became totally addicted to the point that while these drugs ( Hydrocodone, Oxycodone, Oxycontin and others) worked well for their intended purpose, the 'good feeling" they gave me became the focal point of my life. The unavoidable physical and psychological dependence eventually led to serious and harmful consequences- damaged or ruined relationships (divorce in my case) with people who were now less important than the drugs. Responsibilities and interests I had fell by the wayside. Although I have a legitimate need for pain relief due to nerve damage caused by disease, the doctor saw that I was abusing the drugs- taking too much and using them to get high- and cut me off. The withdrawal symptoms were horrific. I went ... ...
Updated 10 months ago in Suboxone.
Sun, Feb 02 '14, 9:51 PM
Hydrocodone M358 worried parent
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Will taking these get someone high I have a child I want to aware so i can make sure to keep them hidden ## This is a generic for Vicodin that contains 7.5mgs of Hydrocodone and 500mgs of Acetaminophen. And yes, the Hydrocodone is a narcotic opiate, so it can have that affect on many people that take it and is very commonly abused for that reason. Learn more Vicodin details here. Is there anything else I can help with? And for anyone who may be looking for an identification of this tablet at a later date, I just want to add a note to alert them to the fact that the amount of Acetaminophen in all of these will be changing, via a request from the FDA. Due to the risk of organ damage and failure that can be associated with long-term use of high doses of Acetaminophen, as well as the risk o... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Thu, Apr 18 '13, 9:51 AM
hydrocodone pills l374
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L374 oblong white is generic Excedrin, don't understand why everyone has problems looking up drugs. And by the way take it from an addict you shouldn't use, hydrocodone, or any opiates or drugs at all these can easily cause your heart to stop. Get sober and be somebody that gives back to the world. ## @RockieAnn, Thanks for taking the time to share that pill information. And just to confirm for anyone else who might be reading, this pill is in fact a generic Excedrin, containing: Acetaminophen + Aspirin + Caffeine. (NOT Hydrocodone). I realize with a lot of people posting for help on identifying something, they don't always know what to type in a search field and may be thinking that it's just easier for someone else to assist them. Having identified a vast majority of p... ...
Updated 5 months ago in Hydrocodone.
Fri, Jun 27 '14, 4:02 PM
HYDROCO/APAP5-500MG TAB MALLINCRO
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A EXTRA SMALL WHITE OVAL SHAPE PILL. ONE SIDE WITH THE LETTERS APO AND THE OTHER WITH A LINE THROUGH THE MIDDLE. THE LEFT HALF HAVING THE LETTERS TR AND THE RIGHT HALF HAVING THE NUMBER 50. I HAVE NEVER SEEN HYDROCODONE LIKE THIS PILL. ## tell me more about what hydroco/apap5 use 4 ## APAP is a medical term for Acetaminophen and Hydrocodone is a narcotic pain reliever. It is commonly sold under the brand names Lortab, Norco and many others. Some of the common side effects are drowsiness, nausea and constipation. ## For future reference for anyone who reads this post, the pill that was asked about in the original post is NOT hydrocodone. The pill marked APO TR50 is Tramadol 50mgs. A generic for Ultram. It is synthetically derived from an opiate, but does not work like one and does not ca... ...
Updated 5 years ago in Hydrocodone.
Wed, Feb 18 '09, 1:23 PM
Taking Hydrocodone for Depression
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I am wondering if anybody else out there has taken Hydrocodone and noticed that symptoms of depression are alleviated? I find that many of today's anti-anxiety and antidepressant drugs come with unpleasant side effects, whereas while taking Hydrocodone they aren't there. The caveat to all of this is that yes, I know that Hydrocodone and opiates in general can be addictive. So long term use would result in withdrawal symptoms. I'm just wondering who else might agree with my on this? ## I have taken dozens of antidepressants as well as been prescribed antipsycotics and other meds for off-label usage, and nothing has worked effectively over the past 15 years. I will take hydrocodone for a chronic pain condition, and, YES, oh my goodness, YES, it seems to make me immune to a dep... ...
Updated 6 days ago in Hydrocodone.
Sun, Dec 14 '14, 4:08 PM
Substitute Tramadol For Hydroco Mg
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RAN OUT OF HYDROCOAPAP TAB 10-325MG, BUT HAVE TRAMADOL 50 MG, CAN I SUBSTITUTE?? ## Have you consulted your doctor? The Hydrocodone is a potent narcotic and the Tramadol is very mild, though it is distantly related, so you aren't likely to get the same effective pain relief that you do from the Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen tablet. ## If you are worried about your withdrawls, then yes you can. The max dose in 24 hours is 400mg. That's 8 pills. I did the same thing and took 200mg in the morning and 150 at night just to be safe. It will hold back the withdrawls and you will sleep comfortably. However, because its not an opiate, they will not "F" you up. You will not get HIGH from these. They do however trap seratonin for longer periods of time in your brain which for most peop... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Tramadol.
Mon, May 06 '13, 10:52 PM
which is stronger hydrocodone or oxycodone 5 325
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ive bee taking 15 mg of oxycodone every 4hrs for chronic pain do to a brain injury that occured about 4 months ago. ive never had ANY cetimeiphen in it ever. please explain why some people do have this and some don't. thanks. p.s oxycodone is definatley stronger than hydrocone. i am about to go to to 15mg of the hydrocodone it works better for me. definitly and last longer. why? ## Hello, Travis! How are you? Some of them contain Acetaminophen, because it augments the narcotic opiate and helps it work better, so it has a stronger effect and works better to relieve pain. However, the narcotic is still effective without it and it isn't necessary to prescribe one that contains Acetaminophen for everyone. It can be very rough on the liver, especially if someone is taking high amount... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Sat, Sep 28 '13, 10:25 AM


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