Hydrocodone

What is Hydrocodone?

Hydrocodone is used orally as a narcotic analgesic and antitussive (cough medicine), often in combination with paracetamol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen.

Questions and answers on "Hydrocodone"

how will hydrocodone_apap 5 - 325 react to my drugs i am taking, I have a list?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
No interaction

Detailed Answer:
Thank you for asking

I read your question and i understand your concern. Hydrocodone in above mentioned does has no interaction with any of the medication you mentioned in list ( furosemide, allopurinol, potassium, eliquis, paracalcitol, losartan,...

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My husband recently had a lamenectomy and is taking hydrocodone and Diaxapam for pain and muscle spasms. He recently to two naproxen sodium and is still in a lot of pain. He wants to take his hydrocodone. The drugs are making him drowsy and before I give him his pain medicine it is ok since he took the naproxen about 2 hours ago. Is it safe to give the hydrocodone too?

HOw long will this take to get an answer?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Hello. Yes, that's OK

Detailed Answer:
Hello. I have no problem with his taking the hydrocodone--there's no adverse interaction with the naprosyn. Please let me know if you need any more information.

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I have been prescribed hydrocodone-acetaminophen 7.5-325 & ketorolac 10mg for kidney stone pain. I am experiencing an episode of pain from kidney stones. I took the hydrocodone-acetaminophen 3 hours ago & no relief. Can I take the ketorolac at this time?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
You can take Ketorolac now.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Sir.
You can take the Ketorolac. There are no interactions between Hydrocodone and Ketorolac.
It is quite safe.
Do not worry.
Take care.
Dr Rishi, New XXXXXXX XXXXXXX...

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My wife is taking 10mg. Hydrocodone every 4 hrs. Should I reduce this amount when taking Amitisa?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
there is no interaction

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

amitiza and hydrocodone do not interact and thus there is no need to reduce the dosage.

Kind Regards!

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can tramadol rapid 50 mg be mixed with hydrocodone 5 mg.can hydrocodone 5 mg and tramadol rapid 50 mg be mixed??

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
No , you can not

Detailed Answer:
Dear Haddad, it is not adviced to use both medications together as they can increase risk of breathing problems as weak and shallow breathing, seizures, tremors, restlessness, balance problems. I hope I answered your...

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can I take hydrocodone acetaminophen while on lovenonx?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
yes

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thank you for your question.
You can take hydrocodone and acetaminophen while on lovenox. The pain medications you want to avoid are the anti-inflammatories like ibuprofen and naproxen because they can increase the risk of bleeding for patients on...

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What is the difference between hydrocodone 5-325 TM and 7:5-325 T?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
There is more hydrocodone in the 7.5 formulation!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

There second formulation has a higher amount of hydrocodone (7.5mg) compared to the first which contains only 5mg. The second would be adapted for more severe pain than the first of 5-325.

I hope this helps. I...

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I am addicted to hydrocodone I want to stop but I cannot go into a rehab. My husband cannot know. I want to stop I want to stop. I want to be like regular people. I have no energy I want to be me again

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Suboxone was rather designed for this

Detailed Answer:
there are programs for suboxone.

suboxone has a narcotic that has limits on how much it can do mixed with another drug that prevents the action of other narcotics including hydrocodone from doing anything.

it is taken twice a...

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Is hydrocodone used to treat pancreatitis

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Used to manage pain.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
Thanks for query.

Abdominal pain is a principal and in many cases, the only observable symptom of pancreatitis. Drugs such as morphine, hydromorphone, and hydrocodone are used to treat pain in patients with pancreatitis.
So its just...

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After taking 20-25 mg of hydrocodone every days for several years i have decided to give it up. It has been 7 days now. How long will physical symptoms such as digestive issues last and the anxiety? Is diarrhea a symptom of withdrawal?

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Effect will last 4-6 weeks.

Detailed Answer:
Hi welcome to Health care magic,
Good job leaving hydrocodone.
Withdrawal effect will last 4-6 weeks.
Yes Diarrhoea is also due to withdrawal.
If severe occasionally take a tablet of loperamide/immodium....

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Recent questions on  Hydrocodone

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H I have taken Paracetamol in tablet form and also in drug format at different times and had a reaction violent shakes and trouble breathing and loss of feeling in body and being very cold as I shiver I can take iIbuprofen no problems why does this happen

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Is Elavil a narcotic? Daughter has addiction to Xanax, hydrocodone, klonipin...is under Dr. care for this and starting Suboxone about one month ago. Also taking Geodon (40mg) which they are cutting down to 20 mg. and Clomipramine for OCD thoughts. She s VERY sleepy at night and it s hard to take care of her 7 month old. She wants to overcome all the medications, but I wonder if the Drs. are actually helping?

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Yes. I just printed information from WWW.WWWW.WW concerning acetaminophen prescription combination drug products with more then 325 mg. recommendation to discontinue prescription dispensing. I am taking hydrocodone-acetaminophen. Should I take this information to my doctor on my next visit in Feb. 2014?

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Is there any evidence that donepezil can cause a false negative with hydrocodone?

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I think I have nerve pain from shingles . I cannot drive my car for so long without pain from my rear to my left leg to foot what meds do you recommend.

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