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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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What are the side effects of using norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

What are the side effects of using norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Several effects: Norco is a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Other trade names are vicodin and lorcet. Side effects of hydrocodone are similar to other narcotic pain medications: nausea, constipation, development of tolerance if used for prolonged periods. Acetaminophen has few side effects, but can lead to liver damage or liver failure if taken in excessive quantities over a short time. ...Read more

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What are the common side effects of lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

What are the common side effects of lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Typical for opiate: Loracet is hydrocodone combined with tylenol (acetaminophen). Side effects for opiates include nausea, vomiting, constipation, dizziness, drowsiness, sweating, itching, and urinary retention. The most serious side effects occur at high doses and include somnulence (difficulty arousing), respiratory depression (slowing of breathing to dangerous level), reparatory arrest (stopping breathing) and death. ...Read more

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What are some possible side effects of norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

What are some possible side effects of norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Many: Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) (hydrocodone with acetaminophen) has many side effect from dizzyness, sedation, constipation, and rash all the way to more serious side effects such as respiratory depression, liver toxicity, decreased platlet count, and anaphylaxis. ...Read more

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My right side is hurting where my gallbladder used to be. the er dr gave me norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 5mg sharp pains. should i take before pain gets severe. cant sleep.

My right side is hurting where my gallbladder used to be. the er dr gave me norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) 5mg sharp pains. should i take before pain gets severe. cant sleep.

Chlecystectomy AND p: When was the cholecystectomy performed? days, months, was it done using endoscopic techniques? If is one month ago by now should not hurt. Is the pain deep inside or towards the muscle?. In any way you will require a CT and rule out a residual hernia, or a common hepatic duct stenosis. You should have a CMP, look at the total bilirubin and alkaline phosphatese. ...Read more

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Acetaminophen (Definition)

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