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Watson 503/White
My generic lorcet {Watson 503} have always been pale green. My refill, which is the same medication {strength, shape and mfg.}, but they are white and I believe they had a different imprint. For years I've been legitimately prescribed this medication for pain managment after a Cage was put in my lower back due to degenerative disc disease~surgery was unsucessful for pain relief. Thank You in advance for any information...Peace ## Without knowing the imprint on them, I can't check them for you, to see if they are the same medication or not. However, what I can tell you is that it may be just the color that has changed. Watson has recently begun removing the dye from some of their tablets, due to the fact that it was causing sensitivities in some people and there were some who wer... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Lorcet.
Mon, Sep 16 '13, 5:44 PM   5  Subscribe to thread 247001
Watson White 503
I'm young an have to take these white hydrocodone pills (two at a time) I'm scared I will be " messed up " like all my friends are saying? I need help.. ## Hi, True! How are you? What do you mean by saying that you 'have' to take them? Even if your doctor has prescribed them, that doesn't mean that you are obligated to take them, that decision is ultimately up to you. And I am also not sure what you mean by 'messed up'? Could you please post back and clarify? Learn more Vicodin details here. Have you discussed your concerns with your doctor? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Wed, Sep 11 '13, 1:46 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 252021
white oblong watson 503
What do it do to u and how many mg. Is it ## Hello, Kashawn! How are you? This tablet is listed as containing 10mgs of Hydrocodone and 650mgs of Acetaminophen, the active ingredients in Vicodin. 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. Learn more Vicodin details here. These tablets are being discontinued and only ones with a maximum of 325mgs of Acetaminophen will be available after January 2014. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 10 months ago in Hydrocodone.
Wed, Dec 18 '13, 4:49 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 256366
pale green, oval ## what is it ## These are hydrocone/apap 10/650 are they blue or green? close call.....they were prescribed for back pain by a neurologist in my case ## THANK YOU ## Here's an image of what the pills should look like for confirmation: Watson 502 Yes, the color is hard to call, and mostly subjective to the whit and whim of the manufacturer. I have seen some bright yellow that the maker says are orange and etc. ## I was wondering what are pale green Watson 503 are ?? ## i need something that will actualy work w/ nuerontin 4 ra carpal tunnel @ peripheral neuropathy my arms swell to the color of super white and swell they are numb but it wakes me up 2 or 3 xs a night i need any suggestions or remedies if anyone out there has these medical problems ...
Updated 4 years ago.
Sat, May 29 '10, 9:42 AM   6  Subscribe to thread 164322
white lorcet10 503 watson
They were green before the change to white ## Hi Liz, How have the white tablets been working for you in comparison to the green ones you were originally taking? Only asking because I've heard a lot of rumors stating that, although the color appears to be the only difference, the white one's tend to be much much weaker. Do you also find this to be true? It may also be important to know that Watson was recently taken over by what is now known as Actavis Pharma. I think it's a mere speculation at this point, but the change in ownership may have resulted in a change in formula as well, to help cut costs. A series of lab tests could probably reveal the true cause behind the differences in strength and overall efficacy of these new white tablets that others are complaining about.... ...
Updated 11 months ago.
Wed, Nov 27 '13, 4:45 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 255615
watson 502 white
I have a watson 502 white in color it looks just like a watson 503 I can not find anything on watson 502 but pink in color can you tell what this is thank you ## Hi, Gary! How are you? Where did you get it? It is most likely the same as the pink one, which contains 650mgs of Acetaminophen and 7.5mgs of Hydrocodone. Watson has recently been removing the dyes from their tablets, since they were receiving many complaints from people that were sensitive to the coloring agents or allergic to them. They've been gradually changing them all to just being white tablets. You should double check with your pharmacist to be certain. Learn more Vicodin details here. This medication has the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth a... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Acetaminophen.
Thu, Jul 25 '13, 8:37 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 249627
what is watson 503?
white oblong pill with watson 503 on one side and a line going across on the other side ## The pill in description is Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone bitartrate (650 mg - 10 mg). Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone is a combination of two types of pain medicine to treat moderate to severe pain. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ...
Updated 4 years ago in Acetaminophen.
Fri, Nov 27 '09, 2:03 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 178264
watson hydrocodone 503
white 503 ## Watson 503 contains Acetaminophen 650mgs and Hydrocodone 10mgs, this is a generic for Lorcet, a potent narcotic pain reliever. ...
Updated 7 years ago in Hydrocodone.
Sun, Oct 14 '07, 4:53 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 177406
Watson 530
football shape, top yellow, bottom white ## watson 530 ## Hi Paul, Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Meclizine HCl (25 mg). The only difference is that the imprint is 803 instead of 503. Manufacturer: Watson Pharmaceuticals National Drug Code (NDC): 00591-0803 Meclizine is effective in inhibiting the symptoms of motion sickness, such as nausea, vomiting, and dizziness. You can learn more about this drug on the page for Meclizine Details If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meclizine.
Sun, Mar 31 '13, 9:47 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 165570
watson 509
light green and oblong in shape ## I WANT TO KNOW IF THIS WAS THE SAME AS 503 ## Watson 503 is a generic for the narcotic analgesic Lorcet, it contains Acetaminophen 650mgs and Hydrocodone 10mgs. Unfortunately, I cannot find any listing in the US prescription drug databases for a Watson 509. ## Have been using the Watson green 503 for severe back pain for a long time, with great results. It really relieved my back pain. The company has changed the formula and the 503 is now white in color. It is no more than taking a vitamin-can't tell that my back pain is relieved at all. Please go back to the old formula like the light green was. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Lorcet.
Sat, May 11 '13, 12:36 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 176668
half white pill
I have the left half of a white pill says son with a 3 underneath.... no idea what it is... any help? ## Hello, Kels! How are you? Is the marking son or sen? I'm trying to narrow down the possibilities. I'll keep looking and post back, when I have information for you. ## It is Watson 503 if its white.hydrocodone for moderate pain ...
Updated 3 months ago in Hydrocodone.
Thu, Jul 24 '14, 12:13 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 268593
watsons gerneric hyrocoydone 10/650
been told by fda that all major phamiceuitical have been informed since oct. 2008 that all gerneric ingreidents was not approved, that they was a heavy demand for products,an very low supply of ingreidents, spouse has been taking loricet several yrs last lab results showed neg. Dr. saying we possible drug dealers, had independant lab work done also came back neg. contacted drug manufacture an returned 1 tablet for analiz. contacted fda to report an they re getting me in touch with fda approved lab, medication is watson hyrocoydone 10/650 apap, caplet is very light green with, bar in middle on back, an watson 503 on front, anyone having similar problems ## white round pillwith watson 332on one side--nothingon reverse side ...
Updated 5 years ago.
Wed, Mar 25 '09, 8:34 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 188219
176 white oblong pill generic lortab
I just got these this month. I had been taking the Watson 503. Which were 10/650's. These are 10/325. I've only been taking these for a couple of days and have taken the yellow Watson before. These are not as good. they are not as potent nor do they last as long. I was hoping that they would be more effective but they aren't. its not in my head. Watson by far makes the best generic Lortab. ## Hello, Joshintn! How are you? Sorry about the problem that you're having. With less Acetaminophen in them, it is only normal that you would notice a difference and find them to not be as effective. The Acetaminophen potentiates the action of the narcotic, so when there is more in them, it is more effective. Lortab, however, is no longer available. All of these combination prescripti... ...
Updated 9 months ago in Lortab.
Thu, Feb 06 '14, 1:16 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 259658
lorcet tab 10-650mg
watson 503 white ## The pill in description is Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone bitartrate (650 mg - 10 mg). Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone is a combination of two types of pain medicine to treat moderate to severe pain. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## ck painchronic headachees,neck and back pain ## chronic headaches, neck and back pain ...
Updated 4 years ago in Lorcet.
Sat, Jul 10 '10, 10:37 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 170230
Lorcet 10 650
What is the difference between Watson white 10 / 650 and the green Watson 10 / 650 ## The first notable difference is that Watson 825 contains oxycodone hydrochloride, while Watson 503 contains oxycodone bitartrate. I'm assuming that this is what effects the overall absorption rate of the drug itself. Another difference is that each of these pills contain a different composition of inactive ingredients (binders/fillers) that may also have an impact on how efficiently the drug is metabolized. In addition to that, both of these tablets are generic versions. The FDA permits generic meds to contain up to 20% more or less of the actual active ingredient. So if one tablet has -20% and the other has +20%, that's a 40% difference in dosages; and for some people this probably feels equiv... ...
Updated 10 months ago in Lorcet.
Wed, Jan 15 '14, 2:03 PM   4  Subscribe to thread 245988
hydrocodone lorcet m361
What is the difference in the fillers of a white Watson hydrocodone 10/650 and blue qualitest10/650 with imprint m361 ## Hi Jack, From what I can tell, there's not really a big difference in the binders/fillers found in each of those medications. But perhaps enough to warrant a different reaction in some people who may have sensitivities to genetically modified ingredients, such as corn starch. Hopefully the lists below can help give you an idea of what you're actually putting in your body with either medication... The inactive ingredients contained in "M361" (10/650) are: crospovidone magnesium stearate cellulose microcrystalline povidones starch corn silicon dioxide stearic acid The inactive ingredients contained in "Watson 503" (10/650) are: anhydrous lactose ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Hydrocodone.
Tue, Aug 13 '13, 11:40 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 250432
white pill with m357
Oblong white pill with m257 on it ## The white pill marked M357 (not M257) is Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone bitartrate (500 mg - 5 mg). Acetaminophen + Hydrocodone is a combination of two types of pain medicine to treat moderate to severe pain. For more information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## Is m357 and green Watson 503 will both show up the same on a piss test ...
Updated 3 years ago in Acetaminophen.
Wed, Jan 05 '11, 3:47 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 208129

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