A 30-year-old male asked:
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does vicodin or norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) for more accurate details show up as an opiate in a meconium test?

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Dr. Karen Sibert
38 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Both vicodin and Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) contain hydrocodone, which is an opiate. Standard meconium testing will reveal opiate use.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience Anesthesiology
Both: They both do.
Answered on Nov 30, 2012

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No: I'm not sure what a "meconium" drug test is but both lortab and norco have hydrocodone and acetaminophen so no drug test can tell them apart.
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