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Alcohol And Lortab
My friend drinks alcohol regularly and she took a lortab and she regularly takes anti depressants... Is this dangerous?
Yes: 16, 000 people made similar mistake last year and now they're all dead. ...Read more
Can Narcan (naloxone) be effective with a person who takes lortab for pain and drinks alcohol on top of it, and appears to "check out", i.E. Become inarticulate?
I drank earlier. Finished the last around 530p. Took 5mg lortab & 10mg flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) around midnight without considering the alcohol. Should I be worried?
Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen): Most narcotic from a single dose of Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is eliminated in 20-30 hours. I would be very cautious with alcohol consumption before 20-30 hours as both alcohol and narcotics are CNS depressants. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long after taking norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) do I have to wait before I drink alcohol?
Lortab pain relief: Hello. Hydrocodone/Acetaminophen (Lortab) is very useful for dull, aching, throbbing pain. Of course not everyone is going to respond to it. Response is based in part on how Lortab is metabolized through your liver. Poor metabolizers will avoid this med because of noting too many side effects. Some metabolize it too fast. Risk of unintentional overdose from taking too many pills to get relief. ...Read more
Several usually mild: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome when using lortab: blurred vision; constipation; difficulty breathing; dizziness; drowsiness; flushing; lightheadedness; mental/mood changes; nausea; vomiting. ...Read more