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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Meth : Meth is short for methamphetamine and is in the amphetamine class of drugs. Hydrocodone and tylenol (acetaminophen) #3 are both in the opioid class o ... Read More

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A female asked:
Dr. James Rotchford
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: Most urine tests test just for opiates. Codeine and Hydrocodone are both broken down to opiates so they both could be positive on your standard scree ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Manago
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Depends: In general tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 is a weaker pain killer than hydrocodone because tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 contains codeine, which a relatively w ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: Because all preparations of hydrocodone currently available in the us already contain Acetaminophen (tylenol (acetaminophen)), sometimes in doses of u ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
Depends on the dose: Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) dose for dose is stronger.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Merrill Reuter
34 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: The codeine is addictive.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. TORY MCJUNKIN
18 years experience Pain Management
Med strength: Most would consider strengths as below: tylenol #3 norco (hydrocodone) percocet (oxycodone) but, each medication affects an individual differe ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Tylenol3: No. It is a narcotic.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Canlas
29 years experience Pain Management
See my answer: Hydrocodone is a schedule iii pain medication and oxycodone is a schedule ii pain medication. The closer you are to a schedule i the higher risk for p ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Modugu
31 years experience Pain Management
Different dosages of: The tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 has 30 mg codiene and tylenol (acetaminophen) 4 has 60 mg codiene.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karl Haake
22 years experience Anesthesiology
The same thing: Norco and lortab both contain hydrocodone and acetaminophen. It is just two different name brand like advil and Motrin are both ibuprofen.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
?better: I would have to ask "better for what purpose"?
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Canlas
29 years experience Pain Management
Acetaminophen dose: The higher number 325 and 750 corresponds to the milligrams of the Acetaminophen mixed with the hydrocodone.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Noarcotic analgesic : They both have Hydrocodone as the first I gradient and it is Narcotic pain reliever. Check the strength. May be 5 or 10 mg. very strong pain medicine. ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
There aren't any: Let me explain - "Cet or cette" at the end of medications means it contains acetaminophen or tylenol. The active opiate in the medication is Oxycodone ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
Different brands: many companies now make plain oxycodone with no tylenol (acetaminophen) in it. One of the companies is Roxanne, and their product is known as roxycod ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
38 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Different people have different sensitivities to narcotics and hydrocodone, the active narcotic in norco, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is no differ ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert McMurtrie
22 years experience Pain Management
DEPENDS: It literally depends on the strength of the dose. It's like asking what weighs more - a pound of bricks or a pound of feathers? There are dosages ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vikram Patel
36 years experience Pain Management
Strongest opiate: Fentanyl is the strongest followed by dilaudid, Percocet and narco. However, over time every opiate produces tolerance and withdrawals if stopped abru ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruden
37 years experience Dentistry
Yes : Hydrocodone/acetaminophen 5-325 is the generic name.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Futterweit
63 years experience Endocrinology
No 3 tylenols (acetaminophen).: Don't even taking 3 Tylenols (acetaminophen) at a time...liver damage possible.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not totally true: Robaxisal is a combination of aspirin and a muscle relaxant. It does not contain codeine. Robaxisal-C contains the same two components plus codeine. T ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
No, : The second number is the amount of Tylenol (acetaminophen)
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Fietsam
34 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is faster: Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is hydrocodone. Oxymorphone is also called Opana. Opana hangs around for about four times longer than Norco (hyd ... Read More

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