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Please advise what is the difference between hydrocodone apap 7.5-750 and vicodin extra strength?

Please advise what is the difference between hydrocodone apap 7.5-750 and vicodin extra strength?

Non- narcotic amount: I think the difference is in the amount of Acetaminophen in this combined preparation. The amount of narcotic painkiller ( hydrocodone) is most likely the same, 7.5 mg. ...Read more

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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When discharged for e.Coli 8 days ago, dr gave me 50 pills of hydrocodone/ acetaminophen 7.5/750 to take every 4hours. Isn't 4500/day way too high?

When discharged for e.Coli 8 days ago, dr gave me 50 pills of hydrocodone/ acetaminophen 7.5/750 to take every 4hours. Isn't 4500/day way too high?

Yes: I will avoid more than 4 gr a day. If you don't have pain don't use it. Check with your doctor for alternatives. Depending if its a chronic pain or a new onset of pain. Alternatives are aleve (naproxen) 200mg twice a day, tramadol, and others available. Consult your physician. ...Read more

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If you stop taking norcos, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) can a drop show up negative five days later? Herniated l5

If you stop taking norcos, (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) can a drop show up negative five days later? Herniated l5

Don't Count on it: By a drop, i assume you mean a drug screen. The removal of drugs from the blood stream to a point where they are undetectable by common drug tests is variable for different patients. ...Read more

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How long will six percocet 5 stay in your urine, and two Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) fives?

How long will six percocet 5 stay in your urine, and two Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) fives?

In theory, ~1 day...: We estimate how long it takes body to get rid of drug at 5 half-lives. Half-life is time it takes for drug level to drop by 50%. So after 5 half-lives, you're down to 3.125% if I did my math correctly, which is essentially out of system. Oxycodone stays in body 3-4.5hrs depending upon reference (http://www.rxlist.com/oxycontin-drug/clinical-pharmacology.htm). Metabolism is affected by many variabl ...Read more

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Is it okay that i took 7.5/750 hydrocodones over a 4 hour period?

Is it okay that i took 7.5/750 hydrocodones over a 4 hour period?

Maybe: Taking tylenol (acetaminophen) or Codeine more frequently than suggested can cause nausea, lightheadness, possibly liver issues and many other problems. If you have other medical problems or take other medications the complications could be increased. Try to minimize over medication when possible. ...Read more

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What is stronger, hydrocodone 7.5/325 or 7.5/500?

What is stronger, hydrocodone 7.5/325 or 7.5/500?

Hydrocodone: This is the combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. They have the same amount of hydrocodone. The only difference is the Acetaminophen amount. ...Read more

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