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Hydrocodone And Naproxen
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
Yes: However be aware of the additive side effects of sedation due to taking them together. If you are concerned discuss your issues with your doctor to make any changes. ...Read more
Yes: These are all different classes of medication. If you are needing some many different meds to control your pain then you should see a pain specialist. ...Read more
Yes: There are no significant medication interactions.Get a more detailed answer ›
Possibly: It depends on the particular clinical pain issue (s) and the reason(s) for taking the pain medications. As long as there are no kidney or liver issues, it should be fine. It is necessary to stay within the recommended dosages /frequency of use and avoid using this combination of medications for more than a few days. ...Read more
Medication issues: Yes, but both can affect your sensorium, reaction time, balance, etc. in a dose-related fashion and you should not drive or perform other activities with inherent risk with either medication at a minimum until you are on a stable dose with no side effects. It is illegal for you to drive while taking Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) in all 50 states although it is rarely enforced. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
You can but...: Most hydrocodone prescriptions contain apap aka Acetaminophen (tylenol). Your total apap intake is what you need to monitor. In general, in adults who do not have liver problems and are not heavy drinkers, you want to avoid taking more than 4000mg in any given day; 2000mg if you are taking frequently/daily. ...Read more
Yes: Yes they can.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: At equipotent dosages, they have the same potential to alleviate pain via their action at mu opioid receptors. Side effects may be different. ...Read more
Depends!: Ok to use for what purpose? Zydone (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is a brand of generic hydrocodone plus Acetaminophen (tylenol). In other words, it's used for to control pain that isn't relieved by non-narcotic means. Hydrocodone is an addicting opioid, similar to but less powerful than oxycodone & morphine. ...Read more
Theoretically yes: You could combine these medications, however i would talk to your provider about why you are taking these meds. Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) is prescribed for pain, while Fioricet is prescribed for headaches. Unfortunately, it can also cause rebound headaches. While you could combine these meds, i would not and i would get clear indications for each. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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