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Doctor insights on: Has Rage Ever Been Associated With Excessive Hydrocodone

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Has rage ever been associated with excessive hydrocodone?

Has rage ever been associated with excessive hydrocodone?

Yes: Many people with any addiction will have negative emotions such as rage, this may be while they are intoxicated on the drug or when they are in a withdrawal state needing the drug, the later being the most likely cause with opiates such as hydrocodone. They may as well have an underlying psychiatric diagnosis such as bipolar disorder which could cause extreme mood states. ...Read more

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Hydrocodone (Definition)

Hydrocodone or dihydrocodeinone is a semi-synthetic opioid derived from two naturally occurring opiates: Codeine or thebaine. It is an orally active narcotic analgesic and antitussive. It is available in tablet, capsule, and syrup form. It is used to treat moderate to severe pain or as an antitussive to treat cough. Hydrocodone affects pain by ...Read more


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Could hydrocodone and excessive heat cause cardiac arrest?

Could hydrocodone and excessive heat cause cardiac arrest?

Yes: Too much hydrocodone is an anesthesia and can stop the breathing center and stops breathing in a person, hypoxia and death. Too much heat causes vasodilatation in the periphery in attempt to dissipate heat, hypotension, and shock and stagnation of blood flow and death. The heart will try to compensate and will fail. Beyond a certain temperature, our body enzymes and tissues and cells are cooked. ...Read more

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Is it OK to take sam-e with hydrocodone?

No interaction: to my knowledge there is no interaction between these two-reference Epocrates ...Read more

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Hydrocodone make me mess up?

Yes: Any controlled substance, in this case a narcotic, also known as an opiate or more simply a pain med can become addictive and cause you to develop a tolerance and when not available cause a withdrawal. The best thing to do is only use pain meds when you have pain and try to use the least amount and pain meds that do not have narcotics, if possible. ...Read more

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Whats problem with hydrocodone?

Can be addictive: It is an opiate and like all other opiates, hydrocodone has the potential to cause addiction. It is one of the most abused drugs in the world-- it is the active ingredient in vicodin and lotab. ...Read more

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Can i take too much hydrocodone?

Can i take too much hydrocodone?

If you're asking : Whether it's possible to take too much, the answer is a big yes. Always take medications as prescribed by your physician. Every medication has a potentially lethal dose. Hydrocodone is a narcotic which means it slows breathing and heart rate. Too much, especially if you mix it with alcohol, could slow both so much that you would die. ...Read more

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How can you get off hydrocodone?

How can you get off hydrocodone?

Withdrawal: Go see a physician to better answer this question. The causes tgat illicit end the use must first be addressed. ...Read more

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Can i take two 5-500 hydrocodone?

Can i take two 5-500 hydrocodone?

It depends: You can safely take up to 3000mg of Acetaminophen per day. That would mean 6 hydrocodone/acetaminophen 5/500 tablets per day total, 1 every 4 hours, or 2 every 8 hours. But no more than 2 at once. ...Read more

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Would hydrocodone take away pain?

Be careful: Hydrocodone would work for many kinds of pain, it is an addictive medication and should be taken only under the direction and supervision of your physician. ...Read more

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What is in fake hydrocodone m367?

Fake? who knows?!: Pill imprint m367 has been identified as acetaminophen/hydrocodone 325 mg / 10 mg. The fake pill can contain anything from sugar (not harmful) to very harmful and life-threatening substances. Do not buy from unregulated third world countries pharmacies. They say we are from canada but who knows?! ...Read more

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How much hydrocodone is too much?

How much hydrocodone is too much?

Varies: Any amount in excess of that required to reduce pain to an acceptable level or which produces unacceptable side effects is too much. ...Read more

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Would hydrocodone make me "loopy"?

Yes: It certainly can. Be cautious with any opioid as the entire class can cause some form of sedation or cognitive change. ...Read more

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Why does hydrocodone ease my pain?

Stimulates receptors: There are chemicals in our body that are similar to all "opiates" and there are receptors in our brain that recognize the presence of these chemicals. When either natural "neurotransmitters" or drugs like hydrocodone are present these receptors cause a decreased awareness of the sensation of pain being sent by nerves which are present specifically to signal pain / injury. ...Read more

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Why does hydrocodone make me itch?

Why does hydrocodone make me itch?

Hard to say: Because this is often an "idiosyncratic" reaction to opioids - one with great individual variation, which may be genetic in nature. Opioids cause release of histamine in most people, but it is usually mild; however, in some it is more severe and causes itching, and even hives, flushing and GI problems. Oxycodone does this less, as do some of the synthetic drugs like fentanyl. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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How harmful is hydrocodone for you?

It is not if used: Correctly and for the appropriate pain and at appropriate levels. It is a fairly "clean" medication to treat pain if used correctly and for short term. Over long term, the addiction potential is strong. ...Read more

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Is it true that hydrocodone illegal?

Need a prescription: It is illegal to obtain hydro condone without a prescription. There are many legitimate and legal indications however. ...Read more

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