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Allergy To Lortab
If I have taken both Lortab and Tylenol (acetaminophen) with no allergy symptoms should Tramadol be ok? I have many allergies and want to be safe.
Can't predict: Tramadol allergy is rare but there is no way to predict whether you would have an adverse reaction from taking it. Many of the adverse reactions to drugs are not due to allergy. ...Read more
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
If i was.Allergic to a pill how long after taking it would i know i took norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) but i've took vicidion and lortab before what's the chance of allergy?
Minutes to hours: If you are allergic to a drug, the reaction usually occurs within minutes and 2 hours. However if the reaction is a rash , it may take several days. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is not a highly allergenic drug although you may get side effects from the opiate it contains. ...Read more
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
It depends: I hope you are not thinking that a medication will have no effect at all with the child you are carrying. Most drugs have warnings in the pregnant patient as they have not been studied extensively in this population. Lortab is hydrocodone with Acetaminophen and depending on the dose you are taking and the chronicity of your intake. You need to discuss this with ob. Neonaltal withdrawal is a risk. ...Read more
depends dose/time: It depends upon how being taken, amount/day, duration. Potentially physical dependency, constipation big problem, dry mouth, liver effects even damage due to the tylenol (acetaminophen) component especially if additional otc tylenol (acetaminophen) is being taken with it. If ibuprophen or other NSAID are being taken potential kidney problems. Endocrine, e.g. Low testosterone;aggravation of bph, glaucoma, and other potential probl. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Antidote: Overdose from lortab is to be taken seriously. There are liver toxicity issues and the opioid overdose issues. You must seek immediate medical care. Both components may cause death. The best is not to overdose . Alway use medication as directed by your md. Make no changes unless approved by your md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer